August 17, 1739

1739 August 17 (Friday).  My Wife rode down to Marlborough.  Mr. Stone preach’d a preparatory Lecture there.  Mr. Edward Burley Son came to my House in his Cabbin with his Puppetts, etc. there in.  N.B. I had my Self Seen them in some measure my self Yesterday just at Evening.  P.M. Charles Bruce work’d for me and finished my common mowing.