Wednesday, December 6, 1865.
Clear and Cold i sent a letter home yesterday nell was here this morning very busy all the evening vincent stoped at a late hour
very rainy Day very unusal for Thanksgivin Day to [...] Dull i went to hear mr Cato Preach at St Marys t in the afternoon stoped at bustils with vincent spent the eveng with Nell
clear and cold i was Down from EJ was out a little wayes mary was up in the evening helped me trim my bonnet
The Reverend William T. Catto was a founding member of the Banneker Institute, a longtime preacher at the First African Presbyterian Church, and father of Octavius Catto.