1760 April 1 (Tuesday). The Private Meeting at Mr. Bradish’s but I can’t attend it. Deacon Tainter dines here, and goes to it. N.B. he kindly Serves me in putting a New Handle to my Spade. Mr. Aaron Nurse kills a Pig for me of 110 pound. He also hoops for me Several Tubbs — an Hogshead etc. Neighbour Williams here to desire me to visit his Son Eleazar who is very ill of a Pleuretic Fever. I went and found he was in a Dangerous State. Prayed with him — admonished and warned him. N.B. Mr. Whipple comes from Boston, at Night, and brings Letters from my Brother.