we parted. I, to New York, dined at Goslings,
to Wells & Webbs, Picayune & Lantern Offices &c.
Watson & Isrealitish Levy there. Saw Artful Dod-
ger Powell for a minute or twain. To Lockington�s
&c; returned to office, tired, by 6, dozed an hour,
out, supped, & to room again. Drawing till 1 1/2.
9. Thursday. In doors till 1, then dined at Sweenys,
(meeting Roberts, & Fay there, then down town, to the
Lantern Office, and thereabouts all the wet, dirty, desultory
afternoon, unable to return to room, having to await the
time I could get big block from Wells & Webb. Got it
about 5, then return. In at Swinton & Fay�s a short
time, then up stairs. Met Dunsier & wife on staircase.
Talking with them half an hour; Charley Brown called.
Dunsiers left. Advised him to see Dob & make arrangement with her;
about paying his debt. Writing to George Bolton the
rest of the evening.
10. Friday. Drawing hard. In walked Dillon
Mapother. Just from Michigan, with intent to stay
a month, and then across the Atlantic to home &
Dublin. Hart flourishing. Dillon�s apprenticeship
nearly out � expects to return in May next, then
to commence as Hart�s partner. (In returning,