playing �Hail to the chief,� and a crowd present.
Cannon firing off in the road at intervals.
All in honor of the Democratic nominee Franklin
Pierce. Met Lockingtons �Aztec� among the
crowd. Left and to room.
10. Thursday. Breakfasted down town, then
called at Lockingtons, and after other calls, out
with Holbrook to a certain basket and wooden ware
store in Fulton Street. Made sketches . To
room, Lockington coming with block, drew on block,
(saw Waud there,) called on Dickinson, then to
Brooklyn across the South Ferry. Called at
Dunsiers place � they had cleared out. Across
Buttermilk Channel to the Island, mighty rough
wind about, and terrific splashing. Arrived, to
the Hospital, Book talk &c till 12 or so