Columbus T., age 32, North Carolina


House adjourned shortly after 2 P.M. ¬†Ate a moderate dinner and took an immoderate nap for daytime. Only a small contribution for M.E.C. Sunday S. Library to Mrs. Evans. Dickey of Cherokee and myself went to church at Edenton St. Methodist. Several gentlemen were called upon for their experience. A Mr. Falls in an humble manner regretted the cold way of singing, depending upon the quire. In room of Dickey and Anderson had some revival singing. [In left margin] Answered C.A. Carlton’s letter & wrote to W. Turner.

*(Worthy of Record: The Civil War and Reconstruction Diaries of Columbus Lafayette Turner, Ed. Kenrick N. Simpson, courtesy of the State Archives of North Carolina.)