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Daily Archives: October 17, 1736
1736 October 17 (Sunday). I preached at Shrewsbury on Job. 220.127.116.11 a. and p.m. At Night Mr. Cushing came home and brought word that Ebenezer was taken Sick in the morning — was taken with vomiting and a Fever followed.