I went to meeting & Sabbath School. Mr. Curtis is now absent on a visit to the 116th Reg. OVI at Harper’s Ferry. William read one of Burder’s village sermons about 70 persons at meeting several of them strangers.
Peggy’s notes: A collection of sermons “Intended for the use of families, sunday schools, or companies assembled for religious instruction in country villages” were printed in 1817 by George Burder. A free ebook is available from Google Books.