April 1, 1760

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.