1774 September 27 (Tuesday). A.M. Visit Miss Sally Gale, who wastes. Praid with her and the rather at the request of her Grandmother, who has been for some years confined from Public Exercises. In returning had the Company of John Walker, son of the late Mr. John Walker of Boston, but who was never marryed. P.M. Miss Sally Wilder, returning from Mendon to Lancaster, is brought in here. Breck accompanys her home. At Eve came in young Mr. Hutchinson from Boston. Afterwards Mr. Hall of Sutton and Mr. Grosvenor, of Grafton, returning from Ministers Meeting at Hopkinton, call in to See me. Mr. Hall informs that the Council at Chauxcitt last Week, broke up and were dissolved, without doing any thing to purpose, on their difficult Affairs. For which I heartily grieve. May the Lord pity their miserable state!