April 23, 1740

1740 April 23 (Wednesday).  Very warm, but yet windy.  I rode to Captain Warrins that I might send to Boston by Mr. Samuel Harrington who was to call there.  I sent also to Mr. Francis Bowman[1] of Lexington by the Same.

[1]Prominent officeholder, magistrate and representative of the town in the General Court.  Charles Hudson, History of the Town of Lexington (Boston, 1868), 17.