Friday, February 17, 2006

22Dec1856, We worked like Trojans

HAGLEY, December 22nd, 1856
—At it in earnest ! The evergreens are dragged head and shoulders into the billiard-room, and we began business by measuring off the lengths of cord, by pack-thread measurements taken yesterday in the church, with Mr. Johnstone, he, the invaluable ! We worked like Trojans and pro­gressed rapidly.

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