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Opening: 9 verso, 10 recto
Date(s) of entries: February 9 to 18, 1865
Author: Alfred Moore
Content: Diary

Note: The diary is lacking a leaf between the present 9v and 10r; it bore printed dates running from 12 February to 17 February 1864. Much of the present f. 10, once bearing printed dates from 18 February to 23 February 1864, is torn away.

Number: MSN/CW 8010-1

Transcribed by: Rev. Andy Sebesta, c.s.c., and George Rugg 2010

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Thursday, FEBRUARY 9, 1864.

Had another little surprise party to night in Fauquier Co. at Mr L Wilsons. Went in a sleigh with the Misses Dodd Spent a very pleasant time there [3 words illeg] Got back to Mr Dodds [illeg] three oclock in morning. Staid all night at Mr Dodds. Weather exceedingly cold


Came home this morning or rather to Mr Wilson's, where I am making my home at present. Took a good nap to day, [3 words illeg] a party. Weather still very cold & clear.

Saturday THURSDAY 11

Paid [illeg] to Mr [illeg] to night, spent a pleasant evening by playing & dancing a little &c came back to night after twelve oclock. Weather very cold, snow not melting but little during the day

Saturday THURSDAY 18

Lee very dr[....] after the [....] have [....]

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