Sunday, June 25, 1865 page icon [Intro & Addenda] pdf icon [PDF]

25 – 1 Clear Some Cloudy – very warm. I remained at home all day. Health about as Yesterday. Mrs. Rawn and Calvin + Fannie at Church. Rev. Mr. Robinson of N.S. Presbyt. Ch this place preached for us. no church in evening To bed 10.

Monday, June 26, 1865 page icon [Intro & Addenda] pdf icon [PDF]

26 – 2 Rain. Wrote letter to Miller Innkeeper Altoona Pa and to Wm Fox Merchant tailor Phila.

Spent day and evening chiefly at home and to bed 9 ½ to 10

Tuesday, June 27, 1865 page icon [Intro & Addenda] pdf icon [PDF]

27 – 3 Clear. Fine. Pleasant. Beautiful. fine air in morning

I took ride in his carriage with Mr. Charlton to Rockville 5 Miles up the River. He called at Halbach’s he to see Mr H who is sick. Mr R.

I walked to see Mr [Free] about Mrs. Priests [costs]. He was not at home. Saw his wife. She got cross about the result of the Suit. I was not in the house nor inside the yard and therefore not in much danger. Mrs Priest lives close by but was not at home. we returned to town 12 ½ P.M. left at 10 ½ A.M. Spent rest of day and evening at home and to bed 9 ½ to 10.

Wednesday, June 28, 1865 page icon [Intro & Addenda] pdf icon [PDF]

28 – 4 Clear. Fine. Pleasant. – [Pd?.] of Malachi Fisher by the house of

Abraham Bricker 2 Mos. Rent due 1 June inst [4th?] July $ 25.00

[Rec.?] of [Chas.] Looker 1 Mos. Rent due 1 July 12.50

Paid my water taxes for 1865 to Daniel Snyder (Col?) as follows [below]:

East State Street Kreider tenant . . . . . 3.60
" " " Wm Howe " . . . . . . 3.60
" " " J.J. Holden " . . . . . . 3.60
" " " Mrs Schmenk " . . . . . . 3.60
" " " Looker " . . . . . . 3.60
" " " Wolf " . . . . . . 3.60
West State St. Col. Porter [wm] Geiser . . . . . . 4.80
North Steet Malachi Fisher " . . . . . . 3.60
West Av. Water [?] Wm. Agleton (Col?) " . . . . . . 3.60
on Market Square where I live . . . . . . 9.60
on same Square on Raspberry alley,[Sauther] " . . . . . . 5.00
Paid by Check on [Dan. Dep.] Bank $ 48.20
Mrs. Rawn at market and paid 2 lbs butter 50, 5 ½ lbs beefsteak + lamb 1.22 =$1.72
3 qts Raspberries 60, Peas. Beans + onions 33 Bread +cornmeal 201.13
½ Gal. vinegar at Mrs. Brown’s 25
.25 3 lbs Brown Sugar 66, Bird Seed 20, spool of Cotton 10.96
$ 4.06

spent day at home. daughter Fannie and Self walked round to Mary Beattys [door] for half an hour about 7 ½ P.M. To bed 9 ½ to 10.

Thursday, June 29, 1865 page icon [Intro & Addenda] pdf icon [PDF]

29 – 5 Clear. Fine. very hot sun. very warm.

[Pd.] 27 inst 2 oz White Sugar 40, 18 oz. cheese 28, Stamps 25 0.93

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

Friday, June 30, 1865 page icon [Intro & Addenda] pdf icon [PDF]

30 – 6 Clear. Fine. Pleasant. very warm but fine air. Some Showers of Rain in the evening. Heavy Rain at 3 ½ P.M. [?] and more or less on an hour and more.

Pic Nic of Sunday School of [O.S.] Presby. Church to day in Jacob Halderman’s honor back of the Cemetary. Very Suitable + Pretty place and fine gathering there. Had 2 Minibuses running out and in all day to take people out + in. I went out at 11 O clock in Minibus and Came in at 3 with Mr. [Wieman]. I got along rea-sonably well and comfortable under a great deal of very kind attentions from [Sunday] friends. Take it all together it was one of the Finest Pic Nics we have at any time had in our church. I sat the greater part of the time on a chair specially allotted to me by Mr. [J.J.Feiler] being the only chair I believe they Laid on the ground. Perhaps Warford also had one there. I spent evening at home and to bed 9 ½ to 10.

Note: The next transcribed journal entry jumps to October 23, 1865.

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