Lotty Again. Dick Bolton.
to Broadway with her. She said she had
been down south on a visit, had let her house
and was now boarding with the occupants. �Julia�
worked at the Bible-house, was going to have
my old attic at $4 per week, she, Lotty,
paying $1 of the sum, to assist her. She
told me furthermore, that half a dozen of her
admirers wanted to marry her �knowing she
was a married woman.� �Why don�t you do
another bigamy?� I asked. We parted at a
Daguerrotype shop, into which she entered.
Back. Dick up. Down town with him and
a Canadian acquaintance, to Harper�s, Wall
St. &c. Passed Nichols. To Nick-nax and
Haney�s Offices, Bellew and Haney at the lat-
ter. All out to Crook and Duff�s. Off with
Dick and his friend to Staten Island, dining
by the Battery. Day very hot and beautiful.
Witnessed a boat-race. Returning took a swim
in the Washington Bath, off the Battery. Up town.
Damoreau came in the evening and I turned
out with him. Into Pfaff�s, and were presently
driven out by Bank�s insufferable jabber, anon
to the Hone House. Leaving Charley I stop-
ped at 745, talked awhile to pater and mater-
familias on the stoop (the night overpoweringly
sultry) then descended to the basement, where I