September 21, 1773

1773 September 21 (Tuesday).  Had Mr. Haskills Chaise and Deacon Woods Horse to go up to Worcester with Elias who is Summoned to Court, to give Evidence in Ensign Fay’s Case against Mr. Manasseh Smith.  I went to Court and heard the Chief Justice’s Charge to the Grand Jury.  Mr. Maccarty prayed.  I dined with him.  Elias with Ensign Fay.  P.M. at Mr. Samuel Bridge’s.  Also visit Mr. Richard Pratt, who took Care of my Horse and Chaise, and kindly invites to Lodge etc.  Elias goes there, lodges.  I at Mr. Maccarty’s.