May 4, 1756

1756 May 4 (Tuesday).  Joseph Rice a.m. helps Billy in Ploughing at the Island and in my young Orchard near the Barn.  P.M. I Catechized at the School-House.  19 Males, 21 Girls.  Visited Mr. Joseph Bruce and Family — and at Mr. Daniel Hardys, Biglows, Cornelius Junior his Wife; he being gone into the Service — Kellys etc.  N.B. brought home Dr. Sibbs’s Folio.  N.B. left my Mare at Mr. Biglows for to Night.