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Sabbath 10.th A very warm day. Attended Mr. Gray's church in the morning. A stranger (Mr. Mason) preached in the afternoon & we attended, liked him very well.
Monday 11.th A delightful day. We were invited [..] Mr. Jesse Rapp's to tea; quite a company present, namely, Mr.& Mrs. Thomas Rapp, Rev. M[..] & lady, Mrs. James Irvine & A Mr. Thomas Adamson from Philadelphia. Had a very pleasant time etc etc.
Tuesday 12.th A delightful day. Received a reply to our address to the Board of Trustees as follows.
Mt. Carroll, July 12th 1853
Misses Wood & Gregory, Principals of the Female Dept. Mt Carroll Semry-Ladies, Within please find Resolution which now constitutes a part of the Record of the proceedings of the Board of Trustees of