October 26, 1769

1769 October 26 (Thursday).  My grand son leaves us, to go to Cambridge, to live with Mr. Thomas Barrett, to be a Sadler.  Was obliged to go to Lt. Baker to Stir him up to bring Wood, and to provide Money to pay for my new Horse.  Visit Mr. Levi Warrins Wife, and pray there: din’d also with them.  Mr. Moses Nurse having brought yesterday a Pair of Pigs of the great Sort, from Col. Buckminster, to day Deacon Wood comes and has the Boar.  The price of the Pair is 50/ old Tenor.  My Daughter Cushing goes to See Ruth, and to watch with her.  Mr. Moses Twitchel came in to see us.