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Browsing: Diary of Charles Francis Adams, Volume 2

Docno: ADMS-13-02-02-0002-0014-0011

Author: CFA
Date: 1826-12-11

Monday. December. 11th.1

Ball at Mrs. Johnston’s in the evening.2 It was passed tolerably well, but I was glad to get home. I am pretty nearly resolved however to be a man of the world this winter, and to waste the Season.
1. From D/CFA/5. CFA worked on the Executive Record and read Spenser in the morning (D/CFA/1).
2. Charlotte Gray (Brooks) Everett, wife of Congressman Edward Everett and CFA’s future sister-in-law, was at the party (D/CFA/1). See Adams Genealogy.
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, 2014.