Nancy washed & I got dinner. Mr. Boothby & Amos Wynn were here. Wesley is picking apples for Mr. Burgess. William and Henry McClure were here to spend the evening and talk “oil”--I made a gallon of “Catawba wine” -- Recieved a letter from J.A. Shedd.
J. A. Shedd was Jane (Jennie) Shedd, Julia's niece who was a missionary in Persia. Mrs. Shedd is a sister to Rufus, Ephraim, Lucy, and Kate.