16. Dined at Mrs. Amblers & Spent the Evening there also after setting a while with Colo. Bassett at Mrs. Dawsons.
Among the expenses that GW recorded in his ledger under this date were 7s. 6d. for “seeing Wax work” and 11s. 6d. for a “Puppit Shew” (LEDGER B description begins Manuscript Ledger Book 2, 1772-93, in George Washington Papers, Library of Congress. description ends , 61).