September 17, 1781

1781 September 17 (Monday).  [Blot]le here.  I breakfasted with him at the Shop.  At Eve [blot] Tainter to see us.  Also there came Mr. Benjamin Fay and a Number with him to See whether he might not be admitted in the Church.  They were Lt. Grout, Messrs. Joseph Harrington and Jonathan Forbes.  I gave Mr. Fay advice what to do about Mr. Thomas Whitneys Contest with him before he could be admitted.