George Washington Papers

[Diary entry: 30 August 1786]

Wednesday 30th. Mercury at 69 in the Morning—68 at Noon and 62 at Night.

More rain fell last Night and this forenoon—Wind at East.

Prevented riding in the Morning by the weather. About Noon Mr. Willm. Triplet & Mr. L. Washington came in and after a great deal of conversation respecting the Renting of Mrs. French’s Land, and the purchase of Manley’s it ended in postponement till Friday for further consideration.

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