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
2. The citizens of Quincy voted unanimously for JQA (Bemis,
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, 2015.