January 16, 1761

1761 January 16 (Friday).  Try Mr. Nathaniel Balls young mare, which I sent for at his Desire yesterday.  Write to Mr. Smith and Send it by Mr. Timothy Warrin Whom I have desired to go to Mr. Smiths to look of an Horse he has to sell, and which I have some desire to buy.  N.B. I omitted that yesterday Mr. Daniel Forb. Sent his son Elisha with two Load of Wood.  At Eve Mr. James Fay of Hardwick and others here.