Lucy went home this morning. She expects to resume her school next Monday. We shall miss her very much. Mr. Graves, the engineer was here to see William about the Tunnel work. Maggie and Miss Hanna Temple called this evening.
Lucy is Julia's niece.
The reference to the "Tunnel" work refers to the Tunnel Station of the Marietta and Cincinnati Rail Road.
Maggie Voris is Lizzie Cutler's sister. Maggie lived nearby with their mother, Mrs. Burgess.