Wet disagreable [sic] day, a storm approaching.
We all kept snug at home to.day. Diana, here again to finish our great wash.I gave her carpet. rags, a pair shoes, and some collars. She is honest but slow. My time to day, was spent in sewing, and arranging household affairs.
I engaged Mrs Hall, our opposite neighbour to
make some shirts for Mr Hasbrouck.
Just after she left, Mrs Mainer, came in, and I
had no work to give her. I feel some compas.
sion for her, but she is a person not agreable [sic] to
my taste. Her visits are rather unpleasant to
Louis a coat. Buttons, and spools cotton to
make the shirts.
The Linen, came very acceptable, as I have
never made any since chemise of that
material, in seven years. A good stock in
1835 has lasted me to this day.