Sunday, January 15, 1865 page icon [Intro & Addenda] pdf icon [PDF]

15-1 Cloudy- cold – hard frozen in morning – softening slightly in middle of day but raw, wet and disagreeable all day. Wife and children at [Wm?] church in morning I was not there [Ms?] in evening. Mrs. Rawn and children there in Evens. To bed 9 ½ to 10.

Monday, January 16, 1865 page icon [Intro & Addenda] pdf icon [PDF]

16-2 Clear & very cold – hard frozen – very windy. I was in adent of Court Several times through day.

Rcd Credit on my Bank Bill in Dau Dep Bank as of Nov 7 for My stock in said Bank for Six Month, $30.00

Charls Homer New Con Bd [Eurallt] at office 2 PM for information. To bed 9 ½

Tuesday, January 17, 1865 page icon [Intro & Addenda] pdf icon [PDF]

Jany 17-3 Cloudy – Cold- Hd frozen – Warming slightly now and then through the day – I was in and out of Court through day

Pd 1 Peck large frozen apples (2 11 inst).30
" 2 lbs White Sugar 60 ([?]) ½ lb Macaronies 14 inst 30 .90
$1.20

Rcd Mrs. Sarah Jenkins her [illegible] of Canal Boat Genl Grant – along with her for writing letter for her to one Mrs Stinger no 511 Dunkurns Street above 5th Phil. I made no charge - Rcd? $1.00

Spent evening at home and to bed 9 ½ to 10.

Wednesday, January 18, 1865 page icon [Intro & Addenda] pdf icon [PDF]

18-4 Cloudy – very cold – hard frozen all day – was in and out of Court several times.

Mrs Rawn at Market I pd 1 lb butter 50 - Beef & veal 1.10$1.60
Calf Milk[?] 30 2 qts Cornmeal 15 Bread 10.55
Patent thread 15 Black sewing silk 5 Black cotton 10.30
I pd 1 lb almond crackers 25 2 boxes matches 5 .30
$2.75

I pd Isaac Hershey County L on 10 deeds for lands bought me at his sale for taxes in August last $82.90

Rcd of him an order of Coy Com. for fee for [illegible] services rendered for City Auditors for 61 or 62, I think 62 FER$50.00

Also Money refunded on one of the properties I had bought to hid Cole property to redeem it. $15.45

I paid also for 10 stamps on said 10 deeds = $5.00

I pd him bal. on difference that is due him 82.92 & 5.00 = $87.92

Due me $65.45 – diff $22.47 which I pd hom by CK on DDBK $22.47

I signed 7 surplus bonds (Measurements on my deeds)

I walked through day 3 miles in so chiefly in morning about 10 am

Spent Evs at home. George Landis in and got papers in Zimmerman case. To bed 10.

Thursday, January 19, 1865 page icon [Intro & Addenda] pdf icon [PDF]

19-5 Clear – very cold- hard frozen – I pd Julia or July Macavry by check to her order in D Dep bank for services in

My family as an hired woman between 9 May & 11th Aug.

1864 – 13 weeks at $1.25 per week - - - - $10.25

v 22 Aug last. This payment was delayed at her instanes and by her neglect to call for the money- she said she did not want it.

Lieut now Capt Perry of U.S. Army who brought our dog Jack form Mexico in 1873 called and paid us a long visit this morning. This first time we have seen him since. Also called in Evens, Mr. Bennington of the Luchill Grays in the 2 Mos.. Service in Was. He spent whole evening form 7 ½ to 9 ½ PM. To bed 10.

Friday, January 20, 1865 page icon [Intro & Addenda] pdf icon [PDF]

20-6 Clear- fine- cold- very Cold- River closed at this place within last 24 hours. First closing this winter. I walked around 2 ½ to 3 miles circular this day chiefly in morning. Daughter Fran Rcd? Excellent letter form Son Charles. N. York with Army expressions against her going from home to school. To bed 10.

Saturday, January 21, 1865 page icon [Intro & Addenda] pdf icon [PDF]

21-7 Cloudy – very cold. Small snow Evs before last snow commenced falling this afternoon. And has fallen 5 PM an inch or more. At 7 tp 8 PM 2 to 3 inches and hailing slowly. Mrs Rawn at arket I pd.

Beefsteak 20 Paunhoas 15 Sausage ½ lbs 30, 2 lbs butter $1.00$1.25
½ peck Turnips 10 do apples 25, Bread 10 .45
4 lbs brown sugar ([illegible]) $1.001.00
I pd ½ lb Macaronies.30
$3.40

Rcd of one Saml Miller (front this City) for drawing papers for him in respect of the draft in Physical disability his own & Dr. Malsim affadavits FEE$5.00

Rcd of Mrs. Jane Mahon for proof of Councel Services to tale in relation to her daughter Anna Mary Williams against her husband Russel J Williams of del. Coy for crime a [illegible] for alimony FEE $10.00

Wrote to F.M. Brooke Esq Media Del. Coy. Enabling him Pet. & Libel on behalf of said Mrs. Williams & kept copy of letter

" to Jacob Hicks Esq. Manady Hill P.O. returning Inventory which he filed by Mistake in Reg. Of. to be Corrected

I walked bet. 11 a.m. and 12 ½ P.M. 3 to 4 Miles Rest of day and Evs cheiflt at home to bed 10

Editor's Note: I believe this to be a spelling the 19th century term for the food scrapple; more commonly seen spelled as "pawnhaas".

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