got a rash came out all over him.
Howell in and once Hayes.
25. Sunday. Up by 6, and
down to the levee to get letters, off
on board the Columbia, bound for
New York. A magnificent and
peculiar sunrise, over Algiers way.
Delivered documents into hands of
sleepy purser, then occupied in
buying N. O. papers, then return-
ed to hotel and breakfast. Then
to room and doze. H. Hills up.
Down stairs. Loafing, hither and
thither. The �Marion� in, with
mails. To Banks headquarters,
with the two Hills� & Howell, anon
to the Post Office; then with H. Hills
& Howell to theatre. Varieties � the
26. Monday. Strolling hither
and thither, along during the best
part of the morning. Went to the
Delta Office, saw N. Y. papers