February 4, 1777

1777 February 4 (Tuesday).  Marble — Elias sleds.  I went to Dr. Hawes to reckon etc. but he was not at home.  Mr. Emmerson Foster, preacher from Marlborough, came with a Letter from the Church of Marlborough signed by Mr. Smith, to desire me to assist in a Fast there next week.  He dines here.  P.M. he goes to Northborough.  My son Samuel and his Wife came to see us.