1781 March 12 (Monday). Wrote to Elias, and to Brother Breck, about Springfield School. Sent them to Monro’s. Mr. Solomon Miller swingles 7 1/2 of Flax. Began about 11 a.m. His son Jacob and Mr. James Miller and Joshua Twitchell, get out Rails for me out of my Cedar swamp — One Hundred. They lodge here. Mr. Elijah Rice of Henneker came to see me: and relates their Troubles about Mr. Jacob Rice. Towards night came Col. Baldwin and my Grandson Thomas. A Letter from Ebenezer at Fish-Kill dated Feb.