[Hosea Stout Diary] Wednesday February 24th 1847. The South East wind had produced another snow which was falling fast this morning[.] While the wind backed round to N. E. Snow continued till near noon after which we had a fine day
This afternoon I called the police together & had a little sport at the expense of Br I. C. Haight & a time of good enjoyment among ourselves.& then arrainged the guard and came home & went on guard untill Eleven oclock at night.
[source: Diaries of Hosea Stout]