Tuesday, January 10 1758

At home all day and tolerable busy. We dined on a piece of beef roasted in the oven with a butter pudding under it and some bread and cheese for myself and wife. Paid Mr Sam Beckett as under:

24th ult. to Mr John Box in full for writing 6 letters and altering Daw’s mortgage0.7.0
For 222 ells canvas bought of Mr Beckett at 7½d per ell6.18.9

Mr Hutson’s daughter and servant drank tea at our house and stayed and spent the evening and played at whist and supped on some bread, cheese etc. My wife won at cards 2d. Thomas Davy at our house in the evening, who played. Also Fanny Weller came in and played about an hour.

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