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Monitor Log: 6 April 1862

Remarks Sunday April 6th 1862

From Midnight to 4 A.M

Light airs from the North and pleasant weather                    

                                                                                                            William Flye


From 4 to 8 A.M.

Light airs from the Nth pleasant weather  

at 7.30 AM. a coal schooner came alongside and commenced coaling ship                         

                                                                                                            E.V. Gager


From 8 to Meridian fine breeze from the N.W. & clear 

Received 19 tons of coal  Tug still disabled  

                                                                                                            Louis Stodder


From Meridian to 4 P.M.

Continues with fine weather & calm  at 4 P.M. the

Coal schooner hauled off  total amount of coal received 34 tons                                                                                                                                                      Geo. Frederickson


From 4 to 6 P.M. wind & weather same                                            

                                                                                                            William Flye


From 6 to 8 P.M. wind & weather same                                

                                                                                                            E.V. Gager


From 8 to Midnight fine weather very clear                          

                                                                                                            L.N.S. Louis Stodder