April 21, 1779

1779 April 21 (Wednesday).  Capt. Maynard Solicits me about moving my Walls on the north west, and straightening the Road from the Meeting House to the Northward.  He promises it shall not be to my Damage.  He will be at the Charge and will measure the Land, that I may have Equivalent.  N.B. In some perplexity about getting up a pair of Cart Wheels from Monroe’s, which Billy has made for me.  Captain undertakes to get them up.  Breck returns from Boston, and brought me a letter from Mrs. Eliz. Brown of the Female Society of Boston.