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Sugar We moved to Springfield the 25th

day of Feb. 1851 We carried with us 80

[?] worth of brown sugar, the same

amount in coffee for three persons,

I wish to ascertain the quantity we

consume during the year. This lasted

two weeks only being used for cakes, pickle

etc. etc. March 6 we purchased 25 cts worth.

and one qt of [?] March 18, purchased 50 cts

worth 1 qt. of molasses.

Coffee commenced Feb 20th 3 pounds.