Tuesday, 22 August, 1865

Willie Turner left this morning, and Hardie in the buggy as far as the Acquinton Church to have pin put in the buggy somewhere to connect the wheels. – – Returned to dinner. Called at Mr. Pemberton’s and got some damsons.1 Tremendous bad storm this evening. Bake fixed up some butter for Hardie to take to Richmond tomorrow. Pigeo packed up her trunk this evening to accompany him to Mary’s. Peeled some peaches today.

  1. Richard C. Pemberton, about 30 and son of Wilson Coleman Pemberton, and his wife Sarah [Watson] lived at Cool Spring on the old Littlepage property adjacent to Aspen Grove. It would have been very convenient to stop back by there on a return trip from Acquinton.  (back)

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *