Letter from B.M. Gilbert of Hanover to Jon. Freeman, informing him that he desires to know if addressee will contribute to subscription for fire engine and buy same at Philadelphia. The Jacobins have succeeded in controlling election.
Letter from B.M.I. Gilbert of Hanover to Jon. Freeman discussing Lyon-Griswold Trouble. Fears war with France. Miss Lucy Brewster is dead. There have been two outbreaks of fire in the college, so money is being subscribed to buy buckets and an engine.