December 7, 1769

1769 December 7 (Thursday).  After midnight returned.  I apprehend she is under power of hysteric Affections, as well as of a strong pleuretic Fever.  Wrote to Mr. Fleming, printer, to desist sending Mr. Daniel Forbes’s paper, etc.  Visit Mr. Gale’s Daughter Sarah who is ill of a Fever.  Prayed with her, dined there.  Visit at Mr. Beemans whose Children have been sick.  Visit the Widow Adams, and Mrs. Andrews, who treats me very generously, drank Tea there, etc., etc.