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Daily Archives: October 6, 1738
1738 October 6 (Friday). Visited Mr. James Maynard in the Morning, who grows Somewhat better. Thomas Winchester gather’d in our Beans, pick’d winter Apples, etc. Susan return’d from Shrewsbury at Night.