Saturday, April 8 1758

Paid Mr Sam Beckett for money paid… in London… Mar. 29 to Frances George for dying a coat, 0.3.6… Borrowed of Mrs Virgoe, widow, by my wife in cash £10, but have given her no note for the same. We dined on the remains of Friday and yesterday’s dinners. At home all day and busy. Gave James Bull 2/2, he having a petition for to ask the charity of his friends and neighbors, he being lately fined £5 for only letting a person have part of 2 oz tea which he had just bought… Read part of The London Magazine for March. A very fine day, but a very sharp wind. Rec’d a letter from Mr John Crouch whereby he informed me he has made the balance of my account 53.14.0 to the last instant.

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