November 3, 1757

1757 November 3 (Thursday).  Mr. Stephen Buss of Leominster, here, to bear a Message from Venerable Mr. Loring, Moderator that the Council is to meet at Concord on the 9th Instant.  Capt. Wood accompanyed me to Hopkinton Lecture.  We dined at Mr. Barretts.  I preached on Isa. 7.14.  N.B. Exceeding few at Meeting.  Returned home at Evening and brought Hamiltons Voiages to the East Indies, to read.