A nice enough day, did not go to church, worked part of the day on Pay rolls. Evening spent at the house of Mr Coins in co with Mr Miller, in camp at 9, P. M. and drink Egg nog.
SOURCE: “Diary of John S. Morgan, Company G, 33rd Iowa Infantry,” Annals of Iowa, 3rd Series, Vol. 13, No. 8, April 1923, p. 570