will long be remembered by her. -15- Good dinner with Daly & Sullivan last night, in honor of Albert Finks marriage which takes place on the 18th It was a dinner party of his bohemian friends to bid him farewell. We adjourned at 11 oclock to come back to the courthouse and receive the verdict in a fiercely fought suit wherein Daly & Sullivan were on one side & Fink and Orton on the other. The jury decided for Fink & Ortons client. The strong north wind has almost cleared the ice from along shore. It only extends out a ¼ of mile - then the sea is clear. 24 hours ago the great ice sheet was [previous word struck through] extended as far out as the eye could reach - now the black sea water only Wrote letters to Debbie, and also to Jarvis & Senator Foster yester day & got them out on this mornings mail team. -18- Discharged jury yesterday all jury cases at issue being tried.