Category Archives: Money

December 31, 1849 (Monday)

Here is the end of another year, the end of 1849.  How rapidly the time has flown since this day one year! What changes have taken place, in some instances for the better, in others for worse.  Even as regards … Continue reading

Posted in Money, Theatre

January 27, 1849 (Saturday)

Went again to hear the Virginia Serenaders this evening. It won’t do—must stop going to places of amusement—it don’t pay—particularly since losing so much money. For more information on the Virginia Serenaders, see the entry for January 18.

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January 24, 1849 (Wednesday)

Spent the evening at S—d—e.  Was somewhat surprised this evening, when, on looking at my purse for the purpose of paying my board, found that five dollars was missing.  How, when or where it disappeared, is a mystery to me. … Continue reading

Posted in Boarding houses, Money