Tuesday, September 1, 1863.
we met some of the familyes People i believe i saw I received a letter from E J Poor Mary is very sick yet i feel very ansious about her no word from Nell this evening harriet
and i went over to Johnsons we had nice fun i have just finished a letter to E J and one to Mary Poor girl she is so ill I feel quite worried about her
very Pleasant to day i have bin very busy all day sewing i have not heard a word from Nell i expect a letter tomorrow harriet and i have had grand bin this week
In Alfred’s absence, his wife Mary and the couple’s young son, Frank, might have been staying with EJ and Sarah.