Moncure Daniel Conway, Diary, 1851-1853, MC 1999.6, Moncure Daniel Conway Family Papers, Archives and Special Collections, Dickinson College, Carlisle, PA, p. 13.
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23. Had my horse shoed - the shoe was lost in the course of his ride by Wils. Stonest. to the celebration (pd. 25 c.) Rode out to Mrs. W's after seeing Bro P. &c. off. Took a pleasant evening walk & read Carlyle's Lat. day P. by the Run. Took tea with Bro' Talbert.