March 28, 1771

1771 March 28 (Thursday).  In returning to Ashburnham, called at Mr. Browns.  Dined at Mr. Cushings and I Preached Mr. Cushings Lecture — Text 2 Cor. 4.1.  After Lecture Mrs. Winchester was there at Mr. Cushings.  With her came Capt. Samuel Wilder and his Wife — and drank Tea.  Cornet Brigham and the Brighams from Marlborough with Master [blank] Barns of Marlborough (at their Request) were dismissed to go homewards.  At Evening Deacon Foster came to see us.  Capt. Joseph Wilder there also.  Mr. Smith and I lodged at my son Cushings.