Weeds, Engravers in Fulton Street &c. Evening in-doors.
Reading Montaigne. Waud called.
24. Thursday. Drawing. Down town. Book buying,
bought Rabelais, leaving it at �Times� Office for Weldon, with
accompanying rhymes. �Cid� for myself. Sketching at the
Naturalization Office, City Hall. Mr Johns called in the after-
noon. He dwells at 393, Fourth Avenue. Evening to Canal
Street for a bath. Called at Beach Street & sate in
converse with Mrs Kidder and a pleasant faced �California
widow� there. Whytal came, staying not long. He &
Lotty will reside there hereafter.
25. Friday. Drawing. Welden called. Don�t recollect
this days� items.
26. Saturday. In doors till 6, then out, to Fulton
Street &c. Returning up town with Waud & Brown.
Hair cut. Evening in doors. Welden called for Bleak
27. Sunday. After dining leisurely at Erfords, to
Franklin Street for Waud. He out. Talked awhile
with Mrs [Theall?] & Warner, then to Office again. Thence,
to Fulton Street, where I found Alf Waud. A stroll,
Battery & East River wharf. Sunlight and wintry wind
everywhere. Evening, he came for me, and after an