31. Saturday. Non mi
recordo. A good deal in my room
scribbling � very cold weather.
Crevasse letter. Schell drawing
in his room on some subject.
Brought him and H. Hills into
my room where the latter proved
a tedious nuisance, talking rather
drunkenly about his negro regiment,
Tennyson & the Sons of Malta. Got
rid of him by 2 1/2.
1. Sunday. Baker came, at 6,
according to appointment, having laid
out a day�s pleasuring, to be
indefinitely postponed as I had
to work. At it. With Ripley
to the Custom-House, there saw
Dennison, collector of the port.
The Texas question. Dennison
a Texan � Col Hayne there �