March 6, 1739

1739 March 6 (Tuesday).  Storm of Snow.  Mr. Tainter came and kill’d Two Swine for me.  I read Mr. Samuel Mathers Apology for the Churches in New England.[1]

[1]An Apology for the Liberties of the Churches in New-England (Boston, 1738).  Mather (HC 1723) was the youngest son of Cotton Mather and at this time minister of the Second Church, Boston.  SHG, 7:216-238.