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Docno: ADMS-13-02-02-0001-0004-0004

Author: CFA
Date: 1825-10-04

4. VIII:30.

Morning at home, indolence, Vattel, Horace, Ben Jonson, Joshua Boyd called,1 billiards, evening, Don Quixote, to bed early.
1. Joshua Johnson Boyd (d. 1832), LCA’s nephew. See Adams Genealogy.

Docno: ADMS-13-02-02-0001-0004-0005

Author: CFA
Date: 1825-10-05

5. VII.

Morning at home, Vattel, Horace, Ben Jonson, visits, Col. Roberdeau, Col. McKenny,1 evening, Don Quixote, walk.
1. Lt. Col. Isaac Roberdeau, from Pennsylvania, of the Army corps of engineers (Heitman, Register U.S. Army ), and Thomas Loraine McKenney (1785–1859), head of the bureau of Indian affairs of the War Department from 1824 to 1830 ( DAB ).

Docno: ADMS-13-02-02-0001-0004-0006

Author: CFA
Date: 1825-10-06

6. VI:30.

Morning at home, Vattel, Horace, Ben Jonson, Don Quixote, Johnson Hellen from Rockville, evening, billiards.

Docno: ADMS-13-02-02-0001-0004-0007

Author: CFA
Date: 1825-10-07

7. VI:10.

Morning at home, Vattel, Horace, Ben Jonson, visits, Dr. Huntt, Joshua Boyd, letter from Richardson,1 evening, billiards with Johnson.
1. Missing.

Docno: ADMS-13-02-02-0001-0004-0008

Author: CFA
Date: 1825-10-08

8. VII.

Morning at home, Bath, visits, Mrs. Smith and M. C. Hellen, Ben Jonson, letter from George,1 evening walk.
1. Missing.

Docno: ADMS-13-02-02-0001-0004-0009

Author: CFA
Date: 1825-10-09

9. VIII:30.

Morning at home, weather foggy, indolent, Horace, Ben Jonson, letter to George,1 evening, Conversation with Johnson.
1. Missing.

Docno: ADMS-13-02-02-0001-0004-0010

Author: CFA
Date: 1825-10-10

10. VII.

Morning at home, Vattel, weather bad, Horace, Odes, Ben Jonson, evening, billiards, conversation with Johnson, his gloom.

Docno: ADMS-13-02-02-0001-0004-0011

Author: CFA
Date: 1825-10-11

11. VII.

Morning at home, much wasted, room disordered, masons, visit, Joshua Boyd, evening, billiards with Johnson.
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