Jervis McEntee Diaries: January 27, 1874

Tuesday, January 27, 1874- Whittredge came in to tell me that he had a little daughter born last night. Mr. Hedian an art dealer from Baltimore called and after speaking in a very flattering manner of my work ended by offering me $150 for a picture I ask $300 for. A headache which I have been expecting a long time culminated today. I sat in hot water from 2 o'clock until 9 am then went to bed in sheer despair to suffer intense pain until 4 o'clock when I got a little sleep.

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