1768 November 15 (Tuesday). P.M. Mr. Sears came with a Team from Rochester, and dined here. Afterwards Mr. Moore, accompanyed with Deacon Foster, Capt. White, Mr. Zeph. Bri[ges?] and Lt. Winslow from Rochester dined here — And at Eve, Mr. Collins Moore from Oxford. No Success to even our best Endeavours to get an Horse for my Daughter Sarah. John also would fain go with his sister, but in [Vain?]. Neighbours keep aloof from us (except Mrs. Maynard who came here Yesterday). Send six Horses to so many Neighbours.