white slaves in blue uniforms. Hoisted sail,
and for Governors Island, anticipating rain fast
and furious, which however we �scaped, being at
the Hospital in time. Drew on wood during
the evening. Storm without . Abed about 2.
3. Thursday. Drew, then to New York, via
Brooklyn. Called at Dickinsons, & to room,
drew awhile. / Down town, dined, to Lockingtons &c
and then to Governors Island again. Drew afternoon
and evening. Lantern and Reveille subjects.
4. Friday. Had intended to return to the city
but it rained all day. Drew &c. Sent blocks over
to Dickinson. Wrote a letter to Dillon Mapother.
5. Saturday. Crossed. To Pearl St,
Got a note from Dillon Mapother. Sent off my
letter. Called at Dickinsons, at the Reveille,
(getting $16) at the Lantern &c. To room about
1. Waited till Randell came with blocks. Paid