Wednesday, April 16, 2014

Saturday, April 16, 1864

Mrs. W. D. Bailey invited us with Kate & Lucy to dine at her house today.  We met there Mrs. Greenwood, Miss Betsey Bailey, Mrs. Stapleton, Mrs. G. W. Bailey, Mrs. A. S. Bailey and Emeline McClure.  A very pleasant visit.  Nancy Carlin came on the evening train, also George Cutter.  Lucy went home to-night.

Tuesday, April 15, 2014

Friday, April 15, 1864

Maggie came and took dinner.  Kate has been busy packing her things.  She has a good deal of clothing to take and her bed & bedding, towels, books, &c.  She will also have a box of plants.  Mrs. Dawes went home this morning & Lucy came down this evening.

Monday, April 14, 2014

Thursday, April 14 1864

Kate, Mrs. Dawes, and Mrs. Cutler dined at Mr. Burgess’s.  Kate and little Sarah remained there to spend the night.  Mrs. Dawes & Mrs. Cutler came home to attend prayer meeting.  Mrs. McClure and Emeline, Mrs. Joel Deming, Mrs. B. C. Bailey & Mrs. W. D. Bailey were here.

Sunday, April 13, 2014

Wednesday, April 13 1864

Kate has been busy all day making over & lining her brown barege dress.  Mrs. Dawes came down on the cars this evening.  Maggie was here to dinner.

Saturday, April 12, 2014

Tuesday, April 12, 1864

Kate came with William on the morning train, having made her visit at her mother’s before coming here.  We were very glad to see her & she seemed pleased to be at home again.  Mrs. W. D. Bailey, Mr. & Mrs. Burgess & Maggie called to see her.  Also A. S. Bailey.

Friday, April 11, 2014

Monday, April 11, 1864

We looked for Kate on the morning train but she did not come.  Sarah cried because of the disappointment.  William went to Marietta and will spend the night, as he has to meet some gentlemen from Athens.  Maggie came on evening train.  She has been at Ripley & Athens.

Thursday, April 10, 2014

Sabbath, April 10" 1864

Mr. Curtis preached.  Mrs. Hart told me Kate arrived at her mother’s last night.  She came on the steamer Express with Mr. Hart yesterday.