Friday, 3 February, 1865

The children prepared their lessons and recited them to each other. I made a pair of undersleeves for my muslin dress. Dellah is weaving Parky’s dress and the rest of the cloth for other purposes. Bill walked up for the mail, no paper. I am thinking Mr. Turner forgot to subscribe for the Whig. Nan received letters from Zac. – – Pigeo’s knitting a pair of socks for a soldier, “Lieut. Lamper.” 1

  1. Lieut. Lamper is unknown. And why Caroline put parenthesis around his name is also. Further, I am not convinced about the spelling. Click here. If any of our readers have a better idea, please comment.  (back)

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