William went to Chillicothe to attend a meeting of the Board of R. R. Directors. Very rainy — Mrs. Cutler & Martha Colville went in the carriage to tea at the Burgess’. I wrote two letters one to Clara & one to Annie Dean. Gov. Brough has issued a proclamation recommending that Friday next be observed as a day of Thanksgiving & rejoicing on account of late victories, & the restoration of the Flag to Fort Sumter.