Went with Mr. Artaud to the shops and bought some things. Fine weather. The Thermometer
at night was. 15 degrees below.0. which is the degree of freezing.1
On the 20th. of December last and on the 25th. of the same month our Thermometer
was at 25. below 0. and at that of the academy2
it was at 28, which is colder than it has been here since the year 1776. In 1759
it was as low as 33.