1766 June 12 (Thursday). Foster helps us in digging Stones, with C. and J. Send by John [Maynard?] for a Bed and Looking Glass, from Boston. At Eve one Plummer comes Express from New Rutland, with Message signed by Rev. Stephen Williams Moderator of the Council there, requesting me to go there, to give them Light in the Controversies there — but I am too much oppressed with my Cold, and the Communion too nigh for me to think of going up. The Man goes also to Marlborough to Mr. Smith and to Sir Brigham. Capt. Maynard and Mrs. Johnson are returned from Stafford.