May 8, 1776

1776 May 8 (Wednesday).  Mr. [Caleb?] Harrington goes to Dr. Balls for Hay.  My Team goes, and Chamberlain goes also.  They bring 400 lb., 2 for each of us.  Mr. [Peter?] Coffin, with his Wife (my grand daughter) came lodging last night at Worcester in their [illegible], from Brookfield and in their Way to Cape Ann.  They dined here.  Their Father Forbes came afterwards and Alexanders Wife and Child.  They all lodged here.