Martha walked down this morning from the Burgess’ and we sent up the carriage for Mrs. Cutler and Sarah -- Mr. Burgess was here as usual to get the Gazzette and have me read it to him. He is wonderfully excited about the ----------- [unreadable word crossed out] pronounces the whole thing a humbug don’t believe in upheavals and ------all infidelity. Sometimes he is ------- his talk.
Mrs. S. C. Dawes came down on the train with William this forenoon & will stay untill Monday. She is going to send the record which I have prepared to Rev. Abner Morse of Boston.