Moncure Daniel Conway, Diary, 1851-1853, MC 1999.6, Moncure Daniel Conway Family Papers, Archives and Special Collections, Dickinson College, Carlisle, PA, p. 11.
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17. Staid indoors. Was much pleased on further acquaintance with Judge P. & lady. Was at dinner when Banate Prettyman came! Was rejoiced. Went abt. with him & home. Talked over old times. The ev'g Bro' P. and Miss Emma came. We had quite a fine time. Sang Hymns many.