June 7, 1770

1770 June 7 (Thursday).  Messrs. Stone and Smith (I hear by Sophy, who rode to Mr. Stones to get a Callico Gown made) Sat out on their Journey towards the Cape.  Riding is thought beneficial for them under their [illegible].  Attended at the Entertainment made by Mr. Ebenezer Forbes, who this Day raised a long Barn.  Capt. Jonathan Fay raised a new House, but I could not be there, though invited, being pre-requested.  My Son Baldwin and his Daughter Betty came from Brookfield and lodged here.