Journal, December 1842–June 1844; Book 3, 15 July 1843–29 February 1844

  • Source Note
  • Historical Introduction
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18 January 1844 • Thursday
Thursday Jan 18 At home
Wrote a letter to . also to also to .— and . Esqr
Toward night rode out
in the evening called at the my office—
A cotillion Party at the in the Evening.—
<​this afternoon. some one called on Bro Nelsen Judd. and wanted to sell him some wood below the He went to see the wood the man saying he would meet him at the place. when below s two men come up on hor[s]e back & told him they had a warrant for him for taking away avery’s things from . One shot at him twice & the other snapped. at him twice each his pistols.— now tis my turn said Judd. putting his hand in his pocket but having no pistols and the men fled.—​>
Moderate thawed some)
eve cool— & clear. [p. [237]]
18 January 1844 • Thursday
Thursday Jan 18 At home
Wrote a letter to . also to also to .— and . Esqr
Toward night rode out
in the evening called at my office—
A cotillion Party at the in the Evening.—
this afternoon. some one called on Bro Nelsen Judd. and wanted to sell him some wood below — He went to see the wood the man saying he would meet him at the place. when below s two men come up on horse back & told him they had a warrant for him for taking away avery’s things from . One shot at him twice & the other snapped. at him twice each his pistols.— now tis my turn said Judd. putting his hand in his pocket but having no pistols and the men fled.—
Moderate thawed some)
eve cool— & clear. [p. [237]]
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