1757 May 26 (Thursday). In the morning at the Alms-House. Pray there in the Hall, with the many variously miserable Members. At the convention. The Sermon by Mr. Rand of Kingston on 1 Thess. 2.4. Dined at Mr. Mather’s. Brother Samuel and I at Brother Parkmans to Settle our Mothers Estate; but Cousen Briant and Oliver not with us, we did not finish. Supped and lodged at Brother Samuels. N.B. My wife at Church’s Vendue and buys only a piece of Garlix.