[Hosea Stout Diary] Friday March 19th 1847. Dark, cloudy, foggy, warm, morning which may be followed by a general thaw & break up in the river. I & Allen went a hunting 4 or 5 miles down the river and home about 3 oc.and then went to arrainge the guard and after dark awhile I went to a meeting at the council house. Prest Young, Kimball and Benson spoke and was followed by W. W. Major & Case. I came home at eleven.
[source: Diaries of Hosea Stout]