October 31, 1751

1751 October 31 (Thursday).  Mr. Harrington brought a Load of Wood.  So faithful and bountiful is Divine Providence and so kind and unwearied this good Neighbour (under God) to assist me!  Billy brought over a side of Beef.  Samuel and Hannah Hicks in their Return here.  P.M. walk’d to Deacon Newton; and thence to Justice Bakers.  Had his mare to visit Samuel Hardy junior, and old Mr. Fay.  Mr. Bliss return’d from Council at Sutton and call’d but I was not at home.  Mr. Baldwin for 2 or Three Days about the Garrett stairs