May 29, 1777

1777 May 29 (Thursday).  Lodged as last night.  My Son waited on me to his Brothers (Williams) Where is one Mr. Samuel Hosmer, belonging that Neighbourhood; who relates Marvels of An Egg at Rev. Mr. Dix’s in Townshend; which the said Hosmer declares he saw, Mr. Ezekiel Miles junior with him: that on the Egg there were the figures 1777 with a number more.  Dined with William and p.m. Sat out for home and (only calling at Mr. Thomas Biglows to refresh), I arrived at home Safe before sunset.