| The scheme for the family Daguerreotype class is pretty much given up. I have hitched on J. J. Dixwell's and we are to have the first lesson tomorrow.|
There is sundry news passing in the family of which other scribes will inform you. I am dreadfully tired and have just finished mending a glass syphon which is in use for Daguerreotype distilling by the agency of an alcohol blowpipe, and successfully.
Tonight the Amphictyonic Council of the Sunday School met. Queer and ridiculous. Since then I have been to Dr. Jackson's to bring home Sarah.
I only get over the page to say
Good Night. Yrs. ever, EDWARD.
Portrait of Edward Everett Hale is fron a daguerreotype taken in 1855.
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