Appendix 5, Document 3. Draft Notes, December 1842

  • Source Note
  • Historical Introduction

Document Transcript

Decr 2d 1842— held Mayors court. vs. for Selling Spirits, by Small. fined $2500. & costs: appeald to Municipal Court.— penned. Note B.—— history— called in — & & gave them instruction about prizing [appraising]. the Pri[n]ting establishmnt to & ——
Decr 3d. Several times at the during of the period of the apprisal—— attended. Election of constables at s office— .—
6 eve attended Municipal Court at Mayors office— . again[s]t for abusive language concer[n]ing Joseph Smith.—
<​Self​> Sunday 4th. visited .— P. M. at the attending to apprizals. Joseph at home for all I know
Monday 5— in conferenc[e] with . , , &c over the about bankrupcy.— evening
Tuesday 6.— at home. Municipal Court eve 6 oclock appeld [appealed] case of , for selling Spi[r]it Judmnt [Judgment] confirmed—
Wednesday 11 oclock arrvd [arrived] home— Joseph din[e]d with him & family— then spent 1/2 hour at Josephs Joseph retu[rne]d with him—— finishd prizing the ——
Thurday 8[th] Self at home <​sick​>— preparing to go to visited.—— [p. [1]]
Friday 9— 9 Am— started for with , . , Dad Covey — arrivd at . 6 eve— .— 34—
Sat 10.— statd [started] 8. am arrivd. at 4 P.M— 25 mi[les]
Sunday 11. 8 A.M.—— 2 P.M. Broke an hind axletre[e]—— & walked To Virginia— Thompsons— Read s & s Message
got an axletre[e] mended—
476.78
612[.]65
102.35 Binding
270.73 Gradys
59.60 Fondary [Foundry]—
80.10 B Stuts
1.612—.21
7.75 Stuts [p. [2]]

Footnotes

  1. 1

    TEXT: Possibly “Recd”.  

  2. 2

    TEXT: The following eight lines were inscribed vertically on the left side of the page.  

  3. 3

    The following was later inscribed in an unidentified hand vertically on the right side of the page: “Journal | Dec 2. 1842 | Smith, Joseph’s, Journal,”.