about writing, as commenced over night. �The
Physiology of New York Boarding Houses.� At
7 back to Brooklyn, being rowed across by
Taylor the man who expedited me thither.
A dull heavy swell on the water, rain threat-
ening, which came down anon. Called at
Dunsiers, finding Comegys and Miss Tamison
there, then to New York. Wrote till far into
the night, and now, to bed.
12. Monday. Unpitying drizzle all day long.
Down town to breakfast at the �Rainbow�. To Lock-
ingtons. Back. Drew Bessford�s Billiard Table
with the old Cub and Agent playing thereon. Down town
Lockingtons, Lantern &c. Supped at Excelsior
with Lockington & Holbrook, then return through
the drizzle. Work till late. Made the drawings.
13. Tuesday. Made drawing on wood for Lan-
tern. Took it. Brougham, Caroll &