Tuesday, January 31 1758

…I also paid [Beckett] in cash 1.15.0, which is part of my last quarter’s carriage. Mary Heath a-washing for us all day. We dined on the remains of yesterday’s dinner with the addition of a piece of beef boiled and some turnips. Gave two women with passes on the parish account 12d… Paid Mary Heath for 1½ days’ washing 13½d. At home all day. My wife very bad with her leg all day. In the evening read part of the Medical Essays. This day Mr Porter’s child was baptized.

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