Paid Ben Shelly in cash 0.5.2 for money he paid this week for me; viz,
|For 1 salt fish||0.1.8|
|Do. 4 rabbits||0.3.0|
|Carriage of do.||0.0.6|
…Paid Mr Jeremiah French by his son John in cash and goods 2/3 for one roasting pig, 9 lbs, at 3d per lb received by him today. Rec’d Budgen’s Account of the _Hurricane in Sussex, which I gave my cousin John Bennett 12d to buy for me the 1st ult. At home all day. Very busy a-marking up a parcel of goods received today from Messrs Margesson and Collison. In the evening read part of the appendix to The London Magazine and part of The London Magazine for January.