May 9, 1766

1766 May 9 (Friday).  Billy Sets out on his Journey to Townshend, with his Cart and Oxen, and my Steers to make out his Team.  He carrys various Goods — his Desk, Curtains, Chairs, etc.  John also goes with him to help drive his Cow and Calf, and two Yearling Heifers of mine.  Mr. Stone of Yarmouth and Spouse, and Master Cushing dined here.  Caleb mends Fence at the Island: and does Some Work in the Garden.