April 18, 1863


A lovely day. Took my horse out as soon as breakfast. Went to headquarters with weekly report. Took a ride with Charlie Iryhins to look like spring. Beech trees in full bloom. Was out again in afternoon. […] Over to 5th in evening. Played a few hands […] Got a glass of old ale. […]

Diary of Henry Hastings Hunt [Henry Hastings Hunt Papers]