[Sunday] October the 29 
This is Sunday. -- Mr. Beamish
came up to dinner. He brought me a note from Maria, an apology for not
coming over. -- In the afternoon, Eliza, George, and James Coleman came
up. -- John Allen and his cousin William came over. They all spent the
evening here, except J. Allen. -- Mr. B. has not gone over this evening.
-- Nor Eliza. -- Mama and Papa spent the evening at Mrs. Allen's.
[Monday] October the 30 
Mr. Beamish did not go home till
after breakfast this morning. Papa went with him. -- We all sit down this
morning to make our blue frocks--Eliza, Charlotte, and myself. -- Papa
did not git home till night. He brought me a note from Harriet and set
of Books. The title is Read and Give It a Name.
[Tuesday] October the 31 
This morning, I have not done
much but sew. I read a little this afternoon. Betsy and Eliza has gone
up to Mrs. W. Allen's to tea. And I have finished my frock this evening.
-- Mrs. Brinley has come home from her long visit to the city. -- We have
had a little snow today.