31. Tuesday. Work on minor Reveille subjects & rebusses.
Out by 12 1/2, to Mathews, to Lantern Office, (Powell having left)
and learnt that Barth had just left there. To Post Office, Dicken-
sons, leaving block with Randall, thence to Lockington leaving re-
busses. To Levy�s, purchased blocks, there & at Mc A Fee�s.
Reveille Office. Returned by 1 1/2, dined at Reade Street. Work
on by Reveille cut; supped down town, drawing again till Joe
came. Out with him about 10 1/2, took him to Bowery, had
Ice creams, saw him to Mulbery Street, then walked back to
my room, down Broadway. Barth had called at my room
leaving note. Not going to Fort Mackinaw for a month or so.
1. Wednesday. Drawing on wood, minor Reveille cuts. Barth
called at about noon, out with him, left cuts at Lockington�s,
then to Goslings & dined, thence together to the Lantern Office,
talk with Powell. The rumor is that Brougham is now on
at Washington in company with George Sanders there to negociate
with the Democratic Party for Lanternizing in their favor during
the Presidential Campaign. This I learnt not from Powell.
Back to my room again, where Barth awaited my hurrying to
West Broadway & return. By the bye, from Powell we
heard how O�Brien had been excellently well-licked for