December 17, 1770

1770 December 17 (Monday).  Mr. Zephaniah Briggs going to preach at Great Barrington, calls and dines here.  Tells me Mr. Bradshaw did not come because his Grandfather was not well — feared numb Palsie.  He has Sent me from my Son Samuel a Gown of Plad and chocolate coloured Calamanco.  Mr. Abijah Gale here upon the Warrin Case: he seems to be for his enjoying Privilege.  Isaac Parker asks me to write his Confession.