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The Jun. 11 entry is mentioned in a list Laurel Ulrich compiled of all Medicinal Ingredients Mentioned in Martha Ballard's Diary
[4] 6


raind. I have ptanted Cucumbers & musk [melans]. at home.
[5] 7


Clear. we planted Beens, Sowd oinions, Beets & parsnips. at home.
[6] 1


Clear & pleast. I was at meeting & at mr Thwings, he is unwell. Dolly kimbal here for her Cloaths. at meeting.
[7] 2


Clear. I have done work in my gardin. we planted our Corn. at home.
[8] 3


rainy. I have been kniting, had a pain in [my] [Stomach]. at home.
[9] 4


Clear. Dagt Pollard Came to see me, Dagt Lambd Came aftern. Son and Dagt Ballard Dind and took Tea with us. at home, had pain in my Stomach.
[10] 5


Cloudy. Dagt Pollard Came from Son Lambards and we went to Jonas. at [ my Sone ].
[11] 6


A thunder Shower. it was this day we were at my Sons and had Showers. old mrs Butler Sleps here, Betsy Towl allso. at my sons.
[12] 7


Clear and warm. I ptanted W mellons. had pain aftern, but went to mr Parkers to See his wife who was in Labour; her women Calld at Evng. at mr Parkers. Birth 7 th.
[13] 1

X.[Birth mr Parkers Dagt]. X.

Clear. I returnd from mr Parkers, left her Cleverly. Shee was Deld of a daugt at 2h ys morn, her 4th Dagt [&] 8th Child. I had a Severe Pain in my Stomach and made use of Senna. heavy thunder at Evn. at Ditoes. Birth 7th. recd 6/ as a reward.
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Clear. mr Ballard gone to Survey for mr Pierce at Winslow. I have houghd Beens & peas and transptanted Cucumbers. Sally washt. Hannah Pollard Came here, Shee & H. Ballard to Tea here. at home.
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