Records  of  Isaac  McComas

1855

Cash Account—January

Monthly Account Computations from  the “Notes” pages in the Rear of the 1855 Diary.

 

Rec. of Mr. Pain                                                             863.62 ½

Balance due                                                                              912.00

Rec. of Mr. Stewart                                                                      84.00

Rec. of Mr. Rimears                                                                   426.00

Jurors Fee                                                                                     2.00 

Found                                                                                             .88

Interest money Rec.                                                                   168.75

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do………….do……………Due                                                    1577.25 ½

Cash Account January

                                                Rec.                             Paid

Boot mended                                                                    .62 ½

Gun mended                                                                    1.00   

Powder & shot caps                                                         1.75

Board                                                                              3.12 ½

Balto. Weekly Sun                                                             .25                                                      

 Washing 3 pieces                                                             .75

Trip to San Francisco                 .10                               11.00

Hare cut                                                                             .50

on a Juror                                  2.00

Baltimore Sun                                                                      .25

Board                                                                                1.45

Pointing Trowel                                                                    .75 

Board                                                                                3.12 ½         

2 papers to send home                                                         .50 

     In all                                    2.10                                28.07 ½

Cash Account February

                                                            Rec                              Paid

Board                                                                                        3.23

Watch mended                                                                          10.00

Dinner @ Oiental                                                                          .50

initiation Fee                                                                              2.20

Board                                                                                        3.00

Washing 2 pieces                                                                         .50

Board money                                                                             3.95

Brush and file                                                                            1.00

Board                                                                                        3.60

Washing                                                                                      .90

Letter stamps                                                                                .50

2 papers                                                                                        .50

Envelopes & pens                                                                          .70

2 degrees                                                                                    2.25     

Dinner at Oriental                                                                           .50

                                                                                                33.33

Cash Account March

                                                            Rec.                             Paid

Pair of Boots                                                                             4.50

Board                                                                                        2.62 ½

Board                                                                                        2.40

Balto paper                                                                                   .25

From T. Seward                         84.00

gave in publick meeting                                                                 .20

2 meals at festival                                                                        1.00

Balto Sun                                                                                       .25

Board                                                                                           3.81 ¼

Board                                                                                           2.25

Washing                                                                                         .50

gave in Wigwam                                                                   .50

Paper to C. Slicer                                                                            .25

Slate                                                                                               .25

Board                                                                                             2.75

                                                            84.00                            21.28 ¾

            commenced takeing milk (pint a day) 50 cts. Per. gal.

Cash Account April

                                                            Rec.                             Paid

Board                                                                                        3.25

   do                                                                                          2.00

Milk                                                                                            .75

Board                                                                                        3.66

Milk                                                                                            .50

   do                                                                                            .50

Rec. from Mr. Rimears                           182.00

Interest money from Moxly                        75.00

Board and Wood                                                                          3.49

Milk                                                                                              .50

Trowel                                                                                          1.00

Hair cut                                                                                          .75  

Castor Oil                                                                                       .25

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257.0 16.65

Cash Account May

                                                            Rec                              Paid

NY. Herald                                                                                  .25

Board                                                                                        3.25

Washing 5 pieces                                                                      1.75

picher                                                                                          .75

Milk                                                                                             .50

Board                                                                                          1.66 ½ 

Stockings 4 pair                                                                             .50

gave a little girl                                                                               .25

Milk                                                                                              .50

Candys                                                                                         .25

Trowel                                                                                          2.00              

2 foot rool                                                                                       .75

Twine                                                                                             .50

Board                                                                                            4.37 ½         

Boots and shoes                                                                            7.50

2 shirts                                                                                         2.00

Paper and letter stamps                                                                 1.25

Rec. of Mr. Pain                         20.00

straw hat and milk                                                                           1.25

Watch Christial                                                                               1.00  

Board                                                                                               .50

   In all                                                  20.00                            30.29               

Cash Account June

                                                            Rec.                             Paid

glass brandy                                                                              .12 ½

rec. by cash                                          14.00

Found                                                      .28                           

Milk & Bread                                                                             1.20

Rec by cash                                          15.00

Board                                                                                        9.75

Coat and pants                                                                          5.00                                        

Brandy and stamps                                                                       .81 ½

Panama Hat and pants                                                               7.50

Rec by cash                                          20.00

Spanish brown                                                                              .25

Brandy and Oranges                                                                     .50

Board                                                                                        16.00

rec. by cash                                                                              20.00

pants and stockings                                                                   2.25

Washing and [----]                                                                         .75

5 papers from Balto & stamps                                                        .25

Board                                                                                          8.00

shaveing                                                                                        .25

Rec. By cash                                        20.00

89.25                               52.70

                                     

 Cash Account July

                                                            Rec                              Paid

pare of shoes                                                                             1.00

hair cut                                                                                      .50

Washing                                                                                   1.75

found                                                                                          .25

To sundry                                                                                  1.00

Larsaparil                                                                                  2.00

under shirts                                                                               1.50

Shower bath                                                                                .50

Washing                                                                                     .25

rec by cash                                           27.50

To sundry                                                                                  21.00

Trunk & clothes                                                                         17.75

Board                                                                                          8.00

By cash rec.                                          20.00

at camp meeting                                                                           1.50

watermellon                                                                                  1.00

shaveing                                                                                         .25

board                                                                                               .8             

sperit level                                                                                     2.50

Ice Cream                                                                                       .50

    In all                                                 47.75                                62.88

Cash Account August

                                                            Rec.                             Paid

Heel on shoe                                                                               .25

to sundry                                                                                   5.00

Board                                                                                        7.00

Rec by cash                                          20.00

by cash rec.                                          10.00

Ice cream and mellon                                                                   .87 ½

Board and washing                                                                     7.75

Pointing trowel                                                                             .75

Rec by cash                                          20.00

Grapes                                                                                        .25

Watermellons                                                                              .75

Spanish Brown                                                                            .25

Board                                                                                        7.00

Cleaning pants                                                                           1.50

one shirt                                                                                    2.50

candle                                                                                         .12 ½

Twine                                                                                          .50

Rec for interest land money                    33.75

83.75                               42.50

Cash Account September

                                                            Rec                              Paid

Board                                                                                        7.00

Washing                                                                                     .75

Load of water                                                                               .50

Twine                                                                                          .75

Watermellon                                                                                .25

Found                                                     .25

Rec by cash                                          1.50

Shirt & Grapes                                                                           1.00

Board                                                                                        14.00

Watermellon                                                                                  .25

Rec by cash                                          20.00

Interest money                                       60.00

Board                                                                                           4.25

Board                                                                                           4.50

Stockings and hankerchief                                                             1.25

91.75                                54.25

Cash Account October

                                                            Rec.                                Paid

Dinner                                                                                           .50

grapes                                                                                          .37 ½

Box at Post Office                                                                         1.50

2 shirts                                                                                         2.50

Board                                                                                            4.25            

Board                                                                                            4.25

Hankerchief & [--]                                                                           2.00

City and county tax                                                                       14.25

Recording Deed                                                                 4.00

Repairing coat                                                                               4.00

Board                                                                                             8.00

Rec by cash                                          36.87 ½

Belt                                                         .50    

gave away                                                                                      .37 ½

Board                                                                                            8.00

Hat and shirt                                                                                11.00

36.87 ½                           70.25

                          ( an incident ocurred while I was reconning up these lines. Nans horse

                            bucked against our door I broke it open )

Cash Account November

                                                            Rec.                                         Paid

Board                                                                                                    8.00

Hair cut and cleaned                                                                              1.00

Rec. by cash                                         500.00

Went to the show                                                                                     .50

Board                                                                                                    8.00

Paid for lot                                                                                           491.00   

Dires (?) fire co.                                                                         5.00

Stockings and shirt                                                                                1.50

Washing                                                                                                  .75

Law Book                                                                                                2.00

Board                                                                                                      8.00

Rec by cash                                          20.00                                       

Rec by cash                                          27.00                                       

Lot on C. St. survaid                                                                                 4.00

Board                                                                                                      8.00

Rec by cash                                          10.50

Gloves & shirt                                                                                           3.75

Blanket                                                                                                    5.50  

             In all                                         557.50                                        547.00

            Cash Account December

                                                            Rec.                                         Paid

Washing                                                                                                 4.00

Board                                                                                                      8.00

Rec by cash                                          50.00

Lectures                                                                                                  5.00

Fire Company                                                                                          1.00

Board                                                                                                      8.00

Rec by cash from Rimears                      244.00

Goald Watch                                                                                         150.00

candles                                                                                                    1.00  

to sundrys                                                                                                  .75

to sundrys                                                                                             18.00

Board                                                                                                       8.00

By cash rec                                             20.00

segars                                                                                                         .37 ½

Washing                                                                                                    1.50

Diary for 56                                                                                                 1.25

314.0                                           206.87 ½

Board                                                                                                          8.00

 

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