paid $2,50. To Castle Garden with Barth, where
we parted. To Traveller Office, and Lockingtons.
Evening drawing for the �Budget�, Lockington coming
for the block at 10.
4 Sunday. Snow thick, deep and constant out
of doors, and biting cold atmosphere. Writing subjects
for Strong till nightfall. Sallied out at 8 or
so, down Broadway through the thick snow drift.
Met Mr Hart as he left Chapins, and with him to
Pattens, where was Mr Richardson. Imbibition &
fumigation for an hour or so, then left.
5. Monday. Down town. Took Strong his copy.
In at Traveller Office, Lockingtons, to
the Post-Office &c Genins & thereabouts. After
dinner off to Perry Street, where finding the pic-
tures were not raffled or likely to be, returned
back with them. Snow, mud and water, very