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Docno: ADMS-03-01-02-0004-0011-0008

Author: Adams, John Quincy
Date: 1782-10-08

8th. Tuesday.

This day the French comedians play'd at the summer garden theatre. L'honnete criminel.1
1. Charles Georges Fenouillot de Falbaire de Quingey, L'honnĂȘte criminel, ou l'amour filial, Paris, 1767 (Brenner, Bibliographical List ).

Docno: ADMS-03-01-02-0004-0011-0009

Author: Adams, John Quincy
Date: 1782-10-09

9th. Wednesday.

Stay'd at home all day. The young gentlemen from Mr. Rimberts dined here. Cloudy weather.

Docno: ADMS-03-01-02-0004-0011-0010

Author: Adams, John Quincy
Date: 1782-10-10

10th. Thursday.

Went to the Academy to have my name advertised. Dined and spent the evening at Mr. Rimberts.

Docno: ADMS-03-01-02-0004-0011-0011

Author: Adams, John Quincy
Date: 1782-10-11

11th. Friday.

Several gentlemen dined here this day. Cloudy weather, freezes already.

Docno: ADMS-03-01-02-0004-0011-0012

Author: Adams, John Quincy
Date: 1782-10-12

12th. Saturday.

Stay'd at home all day. Mr. D. unwell. Cloudy weather.

Docno: ADMS-03-01-02-0004-0011-0013

Author: Adams, John Quincy
Date: 1782-10-13

13th. Sunday.

Dined out with Mr. Artaud. Rainy stormy weather. Went to the Clubb in the evening.

Docno: ADMS-03-01-02-0004-0011-0014

Author: Adams, John Quincy
Date: 1782-10-14

14th. Monday.

This evening I went to the concert with Mr. Artaud. Mr. Gummer1 came here and supped after the concert.
1. He would become one of JQA 's traveling companions on his return to western Europe through Finland and Sweden.

Docno: ADMS-03-01-02-0004-0011-0015

Author: Adams, John Quincy
Date: 1782-10-15

15th. Tuesday.

This afternoon Mr. D. went and took a ride. Stay'd at home all day.
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