1781 March 6 (Tuesday). Adjournment of Town-Meeting. Col. Cushing here p.m. — wrote my son William particularly about sister Champneys Chest, that Mr. Ripley send money to Mr. Zecharaih Hicks, to pay for it. N.B. Deacon Hawes takes the Care to deliver it. Deacon Wood visits me [and?] I talked with him about Joseph Smith etc.