February 22, 1750

1750 February 22 (Thursday).  Rode to Southborough — at Mr. Johnsons to Buy Corn for my Horse at Mr. Fays.  Din’d at Mr. Stones.  N.B. Mr. Thomas How and his despairing Wife there.  Rode to Marlborough.  Deacon Tainters,[1] Dr. Gotts (for Bitters for Ebenezer) at Mr. Smiths, Colonel Williams’s.[2]  Heard of the Death of Moses How of Rutland esq., a Gentleman I was well acquainted with.

[1]Joseph Tainter of Marlborough.

[2]Abraham Williams of Marlborough.