grand shindy with him yesterday. He�s a queer devil. Back
to room. Drawing on wood part of the Evening � big Picayune
block, a call on Royal, then to room and bed at 11.
6. Wednesday. Drawing hard on wood, Picayune &
Reveille subjects. Down town by 1 1/2, called at Lantern Office,
Bunnells &c, to the Engravers both, with blocks, return
after dining at Goslings, Lantern again, got paid $5,
on account. Owe me $29 now. Called on Bunnell again
saw him. At Lockingtons, Strongs and Holcomb &
Levy�s, then to room & writing till the present 10 o�clock.
Waud has but turned up once since Sundays debauch,
and I haven�t seen in. I marvel why Barth writes
7. Thursday. Drawing, &c down town, busy all day.
Unwell. Supped at �Live & let live� with Waud. He in
my room for an hour or two after. Sick all night, &
8. Friday. Dunsier called � off on a voyage. Drawing
on wood &c, down town about the middle of the day, to Engra-
vers &c & to Brooklyn, return by omnibus. Wet &
9. Saturday. Busy as usual, �Picayune,� Reveille�
& Lantern Offices. Down town from 11 till 5, hurrying