Moncure Daniel Conway, Diary, 1851-1853, MC 1999.6, Moncure Daniel Conway Family Papers, Archives and Special Collections, Dickinson College, Carlisle, PA, p. 15-16.
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30th. Went over to Mrs. Wallace's in the rain. Young ladies very pleasant; also young Mr. W - he had lately been kicked by a horse. Left - rode in the rain; was wet; went up to bro' P's. Was much cheered by finding letters from Ma & Mill & from H.B.R.! My Newspapers were also interesting.