Quincy, arise, breakfast, reading all day, general election for President, my Grandfather,
success in this town,2 my Uncle.
1. With the preceding entry D/CFA/4 ends. Entries are resumed here from CFA’s “Index”
or epitomized diary (D/CFA/1), his full-length journal for this period being lost.
See note on entry for 2 Sept., above, and the description of his MS diaries in the Introduction.
2. The citizens of Quincy voted unanimously for JQA (Bemis, JQA, 2:47).
Cite web page as: Founding Families: Digital Editions of the Papers of the Winthrops and the Adamses, ed.C. James Taylor. Boston: Massachusetts Historical Society, 2017.