1744 September 6 (Thursday). But gratify’d Mr. Cushing (as far as I was able) by preaching to Day for him. Text John 1.11. Very few at Meeting there. Mr. Samuel Biglo’s wife with Me, in her soul Distresses still. Return’d at Evening. N.B. The Courts Committee view’d the south part of the Town. I was with them at Eve at Captain Maynards. N.B. Mr. Ebenezer Baker of Marlborough a great Interruption of our Conversation there.