[Manchester—Monday, 31 August 1874]

Monday August 31. Though I have before recorded the beginning of our house, the slow-coming spade did not touch the earth until today. The stone cutters turned in with a will and less than two weeks will show the approach pretty well advanced and the cellar done.


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