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Text for Page 084 [11-04-1852]

              4. Thursday.     Drawing.  Britt the Engraver called,
& Copcutt, both desirous of seeing Leslie (alias Carter).
Lockington called twice, second time at 1 1/2.  Out with
him, dining together at Sweeny�s, then down town, called
at Lantern Office,  Powell,  Watson &c.  Bunnell &
Price�s, then to Weed with big Picayune drawings. Return
& drawing on wood,  finished drawing No 2 to-day.
Copcutt called again.     Waud came, supped with him,
boot buying,   both to my room & drawing on wood.
Frank Royal & a boy-friend of his came, to look 
over my port-folio�s.       Drawing on till 11, things
for Lockington,      Waud off at 9 1/2.
     These be different times from King�s Road evenings,
& loving trysts about Grays Inn.       Heigho?   
  5. Friday.    Leslie called.  Talk of a certain new
Illustrated paper, projected by the great Barnum, calcu-
lated I hope to lick the wretched Fleece�em�s into immortal
smash.    Lockington�s boy called,  Davis called & Mac
Namara, who told of divers knoweries of Anderson &
his hopefuls.      Breakfasted at Sweeneys,  dined there               
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