January 15, 1773

1773 January 15 (Friday).  Sermonizing.  Hear sorrowful News of what occurred yesterday at Mr. Smiths School.  Asa Fay, Son of Ensign Jeduthun, resisting, Striking and abusing the Master.  Also this afternoon a Fire began to rage in Mr. Smiths Chamber, at Mr. Jonathan Grouts — but was seasonably put out.  Mrs. Kelly, who went last Sabbath Evening to see her sister Dunlop, returned here this afternoon.