Diary of Ralph Josselin (Private Collection)

4.10.1665 (Wednesday 4 October 1665)

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4: The public fast, and our calamities great, yet oh how few mind this hand of god that is lifted up, but go on in their vain ways, we remembered poor Colchester in our collection nearly 30s. and sent them formerly. 4li. god accept us and spare us for his mercy sake.