Early Diary of John Adams, volume 1

21 Thurdsday.

23 Saturday.

22 Fryday. JA


22 Fryday. Adams, John
22 Fryday.

At Colledge, a Charming, pleasant morning, read Dr. Niewentyts Demonstration Concerning the rays of light emitted from a Burning Candle in a second of time, which he Computes to Be 418660 39/: Particles.1


In The Religious Philosopher,, “Contemplation XXV. Of the Unspeakable Number, and Unconceivable Smallness of the Particles of which the Universe consists”