October 11, 1776

1776 October 11 (Friday).  Wrote to Alexander by Mr. Ware.  Mr. Simeon Rice goes with him.  Their Wagon is loaden chiefly with strong Liquors.  My Cousen Winter goes to Brookfield.  N.B. He says Mr. Forbes lives in Mrs. Saunders House and has marryed her.  P.M. James fetched a Barrell of Cyder from Capt. Jonathan Fay’s, which he said he should ask Nothing for.  At Eve received a Letter from Elias per post.