Diary of Charles Francis Adams, volume 2

September. 1826. Friday. 1. IV.

3. VIII.

2. IV:30. CFA


2. IV:30. CFA
2. IV:30.

Morning, Leave Baltimore, Carriage alone to Washington, Arrive, Johnson Hellen, Conversation, evening, Theatre, “the Magpie and Maid.”1


The Magpie and the Maid, an opera by Rossini and Castil-Blaze, was playing at the Washington Theater on Louisiana Avenue (Tindall, City of Washington , p. 499).