Diary of John Adams, volume 1

Wednesday 11 October.

Fryday 13 October.

Thurdsday [12 October]. JA Thurdsday [12 October]. Adams, John
Thurdsday 12 October.

Examined the Laws of this Province concerning Pads,1 Cattle, fences &c. and read in Gilbert. This small volume will take me a fortnight, but I will be master of it.


Pad: “A path, track; the road, the way. Orig. slang, now also dial.” ( OED ).