Sunday, October 16, 1864 page icon [Intro & Addenda] pdf icon [PDF]

16-1 Clear Fine –windy- coldish- I walked before Morning church 2 to 3 miles Wife left Fannie at church Morning and evening. Our Pastor Mr. Mitchell preached in Morning Rev. Mr. Smith of [Wrightsville] in Evens. He preached here several times before..is a good preacher with a indistinct and unfavorable voice.

I wrote letter this afternoon to my Sons- To Charles 102 Chatham St New York and to Jno.. Calvin at Camp La Fayette Baltimore in reply to their [recd?] 14 [inrt]- home from Ch. 8 ½ and to bed 9 ½

Monday, October 17, 1864 page icon [Intro & Addenda] pdf icon [PDF]

17~2 Clear. Fine Fresh- Coolish- walked 3 miles or so cir. Between 9 and 10 am having Jim and Jack along. Met Board of Enrollment morning and afternoon. Dr. Charlton present morning and afternoon. Capt Clement not there in morning

Paid my Pew Rent (to Self [diem]) in our church for six months to the 1st of this month-Pew 34- $22.50

I walked after tea bet. 7 ½ and 8 pm MM on Capitol Boardway in home and to bed 10.

Tuesday, October 18, 1864 page icon [Intro & Addenda] pdf icon [PDF]

18~3 Clear-Fine- Some windy Coolish- Met Board of Enrollment & afternoon. Dr Charlton and self doing the business Capt Clements in a few minutes in the mornings. I walked (Fannie along) 3 miles between 8 ¾ and 9 ¾ AM. Between 7 ½ and 8 ½ I walked to 3rd St and Hammond Lane calling a short time at Sherlock to see about my mare and I calling at Marry Beatty’s [does] but they were not in. Miss Addie Clark of Phil. Niece of Mr James Peacock came with Mr [Jno] Sister Miss Sims from Phili today to attend the wedding of Miss Sallie Boa tomorrow Eves. Miss Clark [stayed] with us and the others at Mary Beatty ~ To Bed 9 ½ P.M.

Wednesday, October 19, 1864 page icon [Intro & Addenda] pdf icon [PDF]

19~4 Clear- Fine- Cloudy- Cool- Rode on horseback from 8 ¾ to 9 ¼ A.M. 5 or 6 miles Met Board of Enrollment at 11 am and again in the afternoon- Capt C. there in morning and but five Minutes or so in afternoon. Mrs Rawn at Market [I pd]

1 pair chicken 60, 2lbs butter 80, 1lb Sausage 25, 2 ½ lbs beef 45 =$2.10
½ pack sweet Potatoes 25, 1 Gal Cider 2,5 apples, 1 Rolls 27 =.77
2lbs brown sugar 56..56
$3.43

attended with Mrs Rawn at The Episcopal church at 7 ½ to 8 ½ pm at wedding of Wifes Boas daughter of D.D. Boas and Mr. Jno Mister grandson Chard Mister of Germantown~ There was a large special attendance in the church and as Many of a general attendance as crowded in or mere purposely or casually admitted- We went from the church to the house and there feasted in the customary good things at such places - I left and came home between 9 & 10 P.M. leaving Mrs Rawn and Miss Clark there who cam home toward midnight P.M. I went to bed 10 P.M.

Thursday, October 20, 1864 page icon [Intro & Addenda] pdf icon [PDF]

20-5 Clear – Fine - Fresh I walked between 9 & 10 am. 3 miles or so circular. Met Board of Enrollment morning and afternoon Dr. C and self only present_ Miss A. Clark left in [came] about 1 ½ P.M. with Gibson Peacock for Phily~… [Recd..] letter from Son Charles 102 Chatham St N. York. Mrs Rawn rode over the River with Mr [R.d. Robs] to her [] in afternoon-Spent evening at home and to bed 8 ½

Friday, October 21, 1864 page icon [Intro & Addenda] pdf icon [PDF]

Oct 21~6 Clear-Fine-Pleasant walked 2 ½ miles or more between 9 & 10 Met Board of Enrollment morning and afternoon Capt C not present walked in Evening-Spent Eve chiefly at home to bed 9 ½

Saturday, October 22, 1864 page icon [Intro & Addenda] pdf icon [PDF]

22~7 Cloudy- Rain in last night- Cloudy- Coldish all day Capt Rofs called last evening and this morning. He has been here from Baltimore from his company where our son [Jno] Calvin is during a few days [unwell]-He returns to the Campe today. Mrs Rawn at Market I pd for

Beef and veal $1.01, 2lbs butter 80, for Peck apples 10$1.91
For peck Turnips 10, Bread 10, Buttermilk 6 .26
for 1 Bushel Potatoes got a month or so ago-$2.00
Paid Chestnut 10 Pill. 25= $4.52$4.17

I walked between 9 and 10 A.M. up to 3 miles & home in Evens.. spent evening at home and to bed 9 P.M.

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