Records  of  Isaac  McComas

1854

Cash Account—January

Date                ------------------------------                       Received                    Paid

  7                    Allen & McComas                             12.00                            4.00

13                              do                                                 9.00                            4.00

21                                do                                               3.00                         14.00

21                    Watch & to Church                               2.00                            5.00

23                    Mr. Burcke                                           25  last year      31¼ 

25                    Board & pants                                                                          9.50

28                    Cravat                                                                                        1.37½

28                    Washing                                                                                      .50

29                    Church                                                                                          .9

30                    Sun Papper                                                                                .12½ 

31                   -------------                                              3.00                              3.40

                                                                                    _______________________

                                                                                    63.50                          42.30 ½         

Cash Account—February

Date                --------------------                                   Received                    Paid

1                      Pew Rent                                                                               5.50

1                      Home Mishion                                                                       3.00

3                      to Kent Island                                                             1.05

5                      Church                                                                                        .3

6                      came home                                                                            1.00

7                      cakes                                                                                        .11

8                      to Incampment                                                                       6.00

9                      to Lodge                                                                                 5.00

9                      to Sundry                                                                                2.41½

8                      Board                                                                                     3.00

9                      Boots                                                                                      4.00

10                    Likeness                                                                                2.50

10                    Sunday School                                                                      3.00

10                    Carpet Bagg                                                                          1.12½            

10                    Church                                                                                      .12½            

11                    3 Likenesses                                                                         1.25

11                    Aunt Mary & Virginia                                                 3.00

11                    Sundry                                                                                    1.85

11                    car…..ring                                                                                .25

13                    from Baltimore to New York                                     6.00

14                    Fair to California                                                              180.00                

14                    Sundrys                                                                                    .54

16                    Sundrys                                                                                  1.33

17                    Sundrys                                                                                      .5

17                    Sundrys                                                                                    .80

20                    Sundrys                                                                                  5.03¼

                                                                                                            _____________      

                                                                                                      237.95 ¾

Cash Accounts—March

Date                ---------------------------  Received                                Paid

1                      2 Apples                                                                                    .10

1                      To Wattor                                                                                  .10

2                      2 cakes                                                                                     .20

2                      Water                                                                                           .4

3                      Lodgeing & Board                                                                3.00

3                      Found                                        .10                                                                   

3                      Found                                        .10                                            

4                      Board                                                                                     2.00

5                      Panama Mission                                                                      .60

8                      Wine                                                                                          .50

7                      Boat check                             1.00

10                    3 washinbg close                                                                     .60

6                      6 lb Baggage     15 cents lb                                        .90

6                      Watch christal    bo. in Panama                                             1.00

13                    Ice                                                                                               .10

17                    Poart feas                                                                                2.00

17                    1 shirt wash                                                                               .20

17                    to Sundry                                                                                   .30

18                    Boat Hire at Tabago                                                    .40

18                    Found                                       .10

29                    Candeys                                                                                    .10

30                    Candeys                                                                                    .10

28                    Returned                                1.00

                                                                        _____________________________

                                                                         2.30                                       10.29

Cash Account—April

Date                -------------------------                 Received                                Paid

2                      gave in church                                                                          .10

2                      night’s lodgeing                                                                     1.00

3                      [--] cup of coffee                                                                       .25

3                      saop & pye                                                                               .37½

3                      Week’s Lodgeing                                                                    5.00

3                      Mrs. Trubody                            .40                                           

4                      Breakfast                                                                                 .37½

4                      Supper                                                                                     .37½

4                      Poor Man                                                                                 12½

5                      Breakfast                                                                                 .25

5                      Supper                                                                                     .25

6                      Bre & Din                                                                                 .50

7                      do…….do                                                                                .50                

8                      do…….do                                                                                .62½

9                      3 loves of Bread                                                                       25    

9                      church                                                                        .12½   

10                    Breakfast & Dinner                                                                 .50

11                    Breakfast                                                                                 .37½            

11                    Lodgeing one week                                                              4.00   

12                    Breakfast & Supper                                                                 .37½           

 8                     washing 3 shirts                                                                       .75               

13                    Breakfast & Dinner                                                                  .37½           

14                    do…………do                                                                          .37½           

14                    12 letter stamps                                                                       .50

15                    Breakfsat & Dinner                                                                  .50

16                    Meals & Church                                                                         .37½          

17                    do…………do                                                                           .37½          

18                    do… & night lodgeing                                                             1.00

18                    half month lodgeing                                                                  5.50

18                    Meals                                                                                           .43¾         

20                         do                                                                                            .37½ 

21                         do                                                                                            .50

22                        do                                                                                              .37½        

23                    2 loaves bread .25, church .12½                                               .37½        

23                    Dinner & Breakfast                                                                     .37½

24                    do……………..do                                                                       .37½ 

25                    Meals                                                                                            .37½

26                                do                                                                                      .50

27                    do  & 1 sugar                                                                   .62½        

28                       do                                                                                               .37½

29                        do                                                                                               .37½

30                    do & church                                                                                   .37½       

                                                                                    _________________________

                                                                                    .40                                    137 ½

Cash Account—May

Date                ----------------------------             Received                    Paid

1                      Meals                                                                                      .37½

2                           do                                                                                       .37½             

3                           do                                                                                       .50

4                      do (& washing 50)                                                                 1.00

5                           do      found                                     .25                               .25

6                      do & 2 weeks room rent                                                       5.37½

6                        do                                                                               .25

7                      gave to poor                                                                            .12½            

8                      Meals                                                                                         .50

9                           do                                                                                    .25

10                         do                                                                                .50

11                 25 do, $3.50 pair blankets                                                     3.75

12                    2 blankets                                                                       3.50

12                    2 over shirts, 1 knife                                                   4.25

12                    Meals                                                                                         .62½ 

12                    Fair to Marysville                                                                12.00

13                    do to Downeysville by syage                                            16.00

13                    breakfast & dinner                                                                1.50

14                    do & lodgeing                                                                          .62½

15                             do                                                                                  1.50

20                    gold dust                                            4.79

22                    11 days board                                                                       11.00

30                    1 lb butter & loaf of bread                                                      1.00  

31                    supper lodgeing & breakfast                                                 2.00

31                    Rideing about 14 mi.on wagon                                                           .50

31                  Pair of shoes                                                                 2.25

31                    Turner                                                                             .50

31                    Trowel                                                                             .50

Money Paid for D. White

31                    Supper, lodgeing & breakfast                                             2.50

31                    Riding about 14 miles                                                             .50

June 3 washing                                                                                     .25

do    24           paid me                                                                                  3.00

27                    mineing 4 days at $4 per day        16.00

27                    board at same place 5 days                                                5.00

                                                                       ___________________________

                                                                                    21.04                         78.25                                                                                        

Cash Account—June

Date                --------------------                                   Received                    Paid

3                      one week board                                                                    10.00

3                      pointing trowel                                                                         1.00 

3                      to washing                                                                                  37½           

10                    received                                             50.00

3                          do                                                   10.00

10                    1 coat and shirt                                                                      6.00

10                    one week’s board                                                                 10.00

10                    to sundry                                                                                   4.25

11                    to sundry                                                                                     .75

17                    received                                             50.00

17                    one weeks board                                                                  10.00

17                    composition                                                                               .25

24                    to sundry                                                                                   4.50 

24                    received                                             45.00

24                    shirt and looking glass                                                             1.12½

29                    Board and room rent                                                                5.56¼        

25                    gave in church                                                                             .25

                                                                   ______________________________         

                                                                                    155.00                        54.06¼                                                                                  

Cash Account—July

Date              -------------------------------                     Received                    Paid

1                    to sundry                                                                                 5.12½

8                    Board                                                                                     3.68¾

8                    2 under shirts                                                             1.00

8                    received by cash                               81.00

8                    washing 2 pieces                                                                    .50

7                    Beed   [bed]                                                                           1.00

9                    gave in church                                                                          .12½

11                  letter                                                                                           .12½ 

15                  to sundry                                                                                 6.25

22                  received by cash                               50.00                         

22                  Board                                                                                     3.87½

22                  Washing                                                                                    .25

23                  gave in church                                                                          .25

27                  ranching Board                                                                        2.75

27                  board ½ week                                                                         5.00

29                  Wattermellon                                                                 .50

29                  washing                                                                                      .25

29                  received by cash                               40.00

31                  received by cash                                 8.00

31                  room rent                                                                                    7.75

                                                                  ______________________________                                                                                      179.00                        38.43 ¾

Cash Account—August

Date              -------------------------------                     Received                    Paid

5                      Rec. from Mr. Perry                           50.00

5                      sold beed       [bed]                              1.00

3                      Board                                                                                     5.00

4                      Paid to Adams & Co.                                                           2.50

5                      Washing                                                                                 1.00

9                      Brandy                                                                                    1.00

10                    2 week’s board                                                                     20.00

10                    Hankerchief                                                                             1.00

12                    pants                                                                                         2.00

12                    Watermellon                                                                             .37½           

12                    Washing                                                                                    .75

  6                    gave in church                                                                          .25

12                    Rec. by cash                                      48.00

14                    1 shirt                                                                                         .75

14                    straw hat                                                                                    .25

15                    gave a blind man                                                                   1 .50 

18                    Washing 3 pie.                                                                         .75

19                    Rec. by cash                                      52.50                         

21                    set powders                                                                              .25

21                    Board                                                                                     10.00

26                    Rec. by cash                                      60.00

26                    Board                                                                                     10.00

26                    Washing                                                                                      .50

23                    brandy                                                                                         .25

26                    Water mellon                                                                 .25

27                    gave in church                                                                           .25

28                    Washing                                                                                      .25

                                                                  _______________________________                                                                                   211.50                      58.12 ½

Cash Account—September

Date                ---------------------------------                   Received                    Paid

2                      Hare cut                                                                                    .50

4                      Rec. by cash                                      60.00             

7                      Board                                                                                     10.00

8                      Washing                                                                                   .62½

9                      Rec. by cash                                      55.00

10                    gave in church                                                                         .25

16                    By cash rec                                        40.00

16                    2 week’s board                                                                     20.00

15                    Washing                                                                                     .50

17                    gave 2 meals to a friend                                                           .50

21                    Brandy                                                                                        .12½

23                    Rec by cash                                       50.00

22                    Washing                                                                                    .50

30                    2 week’s board                                                                     20.00

30                    do…..Work                                        60.00

30                   a balance                                            35.00

30                    Hat                                                                                            4.50

30                    pare of Boots                                                               4.25

30                    close brush                                                                              4.25

                                                                   ____________________________

                                                                            300.00                    62.75

Cash Account—October

Date                _____________________             Received                    Paid

1                      gave in church                                                                         .25

3                      letter Shakespear                                                                 .12 ½

7                      By cash Rec.                                     52.50

7                      sugar                                                                                        .12½ 

8                      gave in church                                                                          .50

11                    Washing 4                                                                                1.00

14                    Washing                                                                                     .25

14                    2 week’s board                                                                     20.00

14                    Rec. by cash                                      52.50

15                    gave in church                                                                           .25

17                    Paid S. School     [singing]                                              8.00

18                    My share building a house                                                   34.34

18                    curmma(?)  sacra(?)                                                   2.25

18                    found                                                        .6 ¼

21                    Washing 2                                                                                   .50

22                    canvis                                                                                        1.25

23                    gave in church                                                                            .25

24                    bed and pillow                                                                          2.00

23                    Rec. by cash                                      60.00

28                    By cash rec.                                       47.50

28                    9 days board                                                                            11.00

28                    chair                                                                                            2.00

29                    gave in church                                                                             .12½                      

31                    Rec. by cash                                      20.00

31                    ½ soling boots                                                                            1.25

                                                                        ________________________________                                                                                          232.56 ¼                     86.21 ½             

Cash Account—November

Date                -----------------------------                        Received                    Paid

4                      Board                                                                                     4.54

7                      pare blankets                                                             5.50

11                    Board                                                                                     4.75

11                    Coat                                                                                     14.00

11                    stockings 3 pare                                                                     .50

11                    B brush  & B                                                                          .62½

 4                     Rec. by cash                                      40.00

11                    By cash rec.                                       60.00

11                    Washing 3                                                                              .75

12                    gave the church                                                                     .25

13                    gave S. S, Libria                                                                   5.00

13                    do buy Tracts                                                             1.00

18                    Received                                                 .50

17                    gave a poor man                                                                   1.00

18                    Board                                                                                     5.12½

17                    pare pants                                                                              3.50

18                    [--] coat & hat [--]                                                                    7.50

19                    Rec. by cash                                      5.00

19                    gave in church                                                                         .25

23                    Washing                                                                                   .50

25                    Rec. by cash                                      65.00

25                    sundreys                                                                                 1.12½

22                    Dinner at the Oriental Hotel                                         .50

28                        do……do                                                                      .50

25                    Board                                                                                       4.37½

26                    gave in church                                                                           .25

30                    Rec. by cash                                      40.00

30                    gun & equipments etc.                                                          15.00

29                    gave S. S. Library                                                                    5.00

30                    Belt                                                                                              .50

                                                                    ______________________________

                                                                                    260.00                        81.04             

Cash Account—December

Date                --------------------------------                    Received                    Paid

1                      gave a blind man                                                                   5.00

2                      Rec by cash                                       20.00

2                      Board                                                                                     4.62½            

2                      Washing                                                                                   .50

5                      Sons of Temperance                                                            3.00   

3                      gave in church                                                                         .12½            

9                      Rec. by cash                                      54.00

9                      Board                                                                                     5.15

5                      Sons of Temperance                                                            3.00

6                      gave in church                                                                         .25

15                    Mortgage recorded                                                               3.00

16                    Board                                                                                     4.62½           

16                    Washing 3p                                                                              .75

17                    gave in church                                                                          .25

18                    tooth drawn                                                                              3.00

23                    By cash rec.                                       18.00

21                    Washing                                                                                     .50

17                    gave in Sunday School                                                             .75

23                    Board                                                                                        4.12½         

30                       do                                                                                           4.62½         

29                    Washing                                                                                     .50

30                    Diary for 1855                                                                            1.00

30                    Rec. by cash                                      89.50

                                                               ________________________________                                                                                                             181.50                          44.77 ½

 

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