5th Commenc’d raining at day light and continued four hours, Wind N.E. Went to Town, return’d to Dinner. Sent 15 Bushels Rye to Mill and had ground for Horse Feed – Tom, the Mule Shod – Bot 2 [C.?] Corn Meal on the Road. Cool evg. & cloudy, Wind N.E.
From the journal of Captain Henry Thompson, August 5, 1814. Courtesy the Friends of Clifton.