Hiram E. Leonard Diary, June 24, 1862

24th Tuesday  rather a fine day & evening & cool.  I did my choars got ready to go to Jacksonville with Sister & Griffeth & I started with her a little before 10 & got to Joliett about 20 minutes past 3 P.M.  we got dinner & Griffeth started for home about 5 I stayed till near 11 when we went & took the cars for Springfield began to rain during the night.”