Mr. Hilliard preached for us the whole day: his text in the afternoon was in these
words, “righteousness exalteth a nation.”1
A political Sermon; upon the present situation of affairs; the first Mr. H. has delivered
since I became one of his hearers.
We had this evening a meeting of the A B. for the first time this quarter. We chose
officers, to continue, untill our Class shall cease to meet at the Society. A couple
of essays were read; and it was voted that, Adams 3d. Barron, Gardner, Grosvenor,
and Phillips, of the junior Class, should be admitted: after which the meeting should
be adjourned till next Sunday evening, at half after seven.