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Browsing: Diary of John Quincy Adams, Volume 1

Docno: ADMS-03-01-02-0004-0007-0021

Author: Adams, John Quincy
Date: 1782-06-21

21st. Friday.

Mr. D. took a ride in the afternoon. Mr. Artaud and I, went and took a walk to a gentleman's country seat at about 6. wersts from the town, where we supp'd. We got back at about 12. o'clock at night. Fine weather. This day the sun rose at 45 minutes past two o'clock, and set at 15 minutes past nine. At midnight it is but very little darker than at noon.
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