Dark, & rainy all day. Worked at the Bethlehem till 4½. Walked to Seymour St. ― letters from S.W. Clowes & Mr. Husey Hunt. To Col. Leake’s ― out of town, back ― rain. Dinner. R. & H. Penning out till 10, bed tired.


[Transcribed by Marco Graziosi from Houghton Library, Harvard University, MS Eng. 797.3.]