George Washington Papers

[Diary entry: 21 January 1787]

Sunday 21st. Mercury at 37 in the Morning—42 at Noon and 42 at Night.

A very heavy thick fog till 10 Oclock—Cloudy & lowering Most part of the day afterwds. though the sun made feeble efforts to shine. Evening clr.—but little wind and that at No. Et.

Major Swan (of Boston) & Mr. Hunter of Alexandria came here to dinner & stayed all nig[ht].

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