1779 April 2 (Friday). My son and Daughter Baldwin left us to go to Brookfield. A Marvellous Day for Warmth. Col. Baldwin says if I send my Cattle to his pasture they shall fare as well as his will. Mr. John Forbes here and dines with us. He brings me and I read the Constitution of the State of Vermont. Mr. Fish wrote a Letter to me to desire me to forward a Subscription for his Reply to Mr. Foster of Leicester, concerning Infant Baptism. I headed a paper, subscribed and set it agoing. Several Young Gentlemen being present, viz. Sr. Crosby, Elijah Brigham and Abraham Holland. The weather wonderful warm etc.