Copyright © 2010 All rights reserved.

Search the Journal

Sunday, December 4, 2011

Wednesday, December 4th, 1861

To day the steamer Ruthven failed to arrive. I commenced tacking up the canvass on my new house. My old friend Sam Mathis came to see me and we spent a very agreeable time together. The hands finished ceiling another room in my house. weather clear & rather warm for the season.