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Monitor Log: 31 March 1862

Remarks  Monday March 31st/62


From Midnight to 4 AM 

wind N.W. thick weather                                                                   Louis Stodder





From 4 to 8 A.M. 

Gentle breezes from N.W. & cloudy received

for the Gunners department 7 wrought iron shot & Ross sponges & rammers                                                                                                                                  Geo. Frederickson


From 8 AM toMeridian

Light breezes from the N.W. and pleasant

weather  Mechanics employed on board       

                                                                                                            William Flye


From Meridian to 4 P.M. Light winds & variable was visited by Vice

President Hamblin Senator Hale & ladies accompanied by a large party

of Ladies & Gentlemen                                                         



From 4 to 6 PM  Fine weather moderate breeze from westward                  

                                                                                                            Louis Stodder


From 6 to 8 P.M.

The weather fine & pleasant light wind from E.N.E.                                                            

                                                                                                            Geo. Frederickson


From 8 to Midnight Faint airs from the east with clear & Pleasant weather                                                                                                                                      William Flye