May 13, 1752

1752 May 13 (Wednesday).  Mr. Zebulon Rice, and Messrs. Phinehas Hardy, Simon Tainter and Samuel Bumpso work at the Frame, and to Day came likewise Mr. Jonah Warrin.  Receiv’d a Letter from Brother Parkman, dated April 28 or 29.  I visited Deacon Newton[1] who is much recover’d.  My son Ebenezer brought 10 more Principals.  My Wife went to Marlborough.  At Night came a Young Man Odoavdo Thomas for Mrs. Molly Johnson, but she went not with him.

[1]Josiah Newton.