Walked back with Brightly & Brown. Supped alone,
as wont, then to room, writing
8. Tuesday. Dismally wet. In doors drawing,
down town once. Alf Waud called in the evening, and
stayed with me. At Florence�s together, oysters & talk.
A letter from Heylyn.
9. Wednesday. Evil weather still. Down town to
Wells & Webbs & Picayune Office. Return and working.
Sent for by Bunnell. Down town again. Return, walking
with Robinson. Drawing on till midnight.
10. Thursday. To the Harper�s place, Franklin Square.
Saw them, and sold three drawings I took for that
purpose. One to re-draw, not being large enow for their
magazine page. To Wells & Webbs. Picayune Office.
And Strongs, leaving a pile of drawings for him. To
Weeds� &c, then to dinner. Lovely, sunny, fresh day,
marvellous cheery. Waud came to Erfords. Drawing
in room all the rest of the day, & evening
11. Friday. Down town, Picayune Office, & Strong�s.
Return to room & drawing. Dining at Erfords, Waud,
Brown & Brightly came, latter in my room awhile after-
wards. Drawing. Evening the triumvirate came, and