071_Page 69Wednesday . 30.th. June. 1841. New York. Our Thermometer near ninety, in the coolest spot in our house. Mr H. went up the river to seek board. After tea Julie and I rode to Chelsea, found mother alone, the girls down in our neighborhood. They are sick with colds. Henry rode home with us, and spent the evening. I did not retire until late. Asa, slept in the house, for protection. Garret bought me the “Pictorial Illustrations” to.day. price 3 $. 50.cts. We had strawberries in profusion for supper, but they are getting very poor. I have been sewing steadily on Louis suit of cloths.