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GEORGE FRANKLIN "FRANK" HOWARD
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Friday, January 1st

At home - Ivah & Charley stayed all night last night - It rained forenoon & snowed hard afternoon

Saturday, January 2nd

At home - Charleys folks went home

Sunday, January 3rd

Rockey & me was a hunting - i got 4 rabbits - we was thare to dinner

Monday, January 4th

I was chopping

Tuesday, January 5th

I was chopping forenoon - Ofboring afternoon 1/2

Wednesday, January 6th

Ofboring & Sawing poles - 1 day

Thursday, January 7th

I went up to Dick Hoveys then home

Friday, January 8th

Pleasant - Rockey drawed me 2 loads of wood - I made Ed Hart a pair of Sled hounds

Saturday, January 9th

8 below zero - At home

Sunday, January 10th

At home

Monday, January 11th

Up to I. Frenches forenoon then home & a hunting

Tuesday, January 12th

22 below zero - I went to Onslow with Rese

Wednesday, January 13th

22 below - At home - I filed 2 saws & made bulets

Thursday, January 14th

18 below - At home

Friday, January 15th

At home - I was to the Catholic Fair this eve

Saturday, January 16th

Warmer - I was over to Jack Orrs to dinner - Old Mrs. Jenkins died yesterday

Sunday, January 17th

She was burried to day - It snowed all day

Monday, January 18th

I went to Canton after feed

Tuesday, January 19th

At home with the grip

Wednesday, January 20th

Grip yet

Thursday, January 21st

Pleasant - Fileing saws to day

Friday, January 22nd

At home

Saturday, January 23rd

Warm - At home forenoon up to Dick Hoveys afternoon

Sunday, January 24th

Warm - At home - Bell got the grip

Monday, January 25th

Will McGlocklin drawed me 1 load of poles

Tuesday, January 26th

At home chopping poles

Wednesday, January 27th

Cutting wood at home forenoon & up the Hollow afternoon

Thursday, January 28th

Will Mc drawed me some cord wood

Friday, January 29th

Chopping stove wood

Saturday, January 30th

Chopping stove wood

Sunday, January 31st

At home

Monday, February 1st

At home sick

Tuesday, February 2nd

Henry & Irma was here she washed for us

Wednesday, February 3rd

I was cutting stove wood

Thursday, February 4th

I was to Canton after medicine for Matie

Friday, February 5th

Cutting wood

Saturday, February 6th

Cutting wood & finished my wood pile

Sunday, February 7th

Sleating & snowing

Monday, February 8th

At home forenoon cut a little cord wood after

Tuesday, February 9th

At home

Wednesday, February 10th

Snowed this morning then cleard of nice

Thursday, February 11th

I helped Rockey & W. N. Tippett to butcher then went to B. Curleys sale

Friday, February 12th

I went to Canton

Saturday, February 13th

At home

Sunday, February 14th

Up to Curleys after potatoes

Monday, February 15th

8 below zero - I was up to Mal Kellys to fix his doors

Tuesday, February 16th

Cut a little wood then came home

Wednesday, February 17th

I walked to Onslow & rode back with Charley Taylor

Thursday, February 18th

Cloudy - At home forenoon cut a little cord wood thare

Friday, February 19th

It snowed some last night & this morning - This is the last day of School Agnes Fletcher is here - I made a sled bolster for Pete Hertz

Saturday, February 20th

At home - I sent for the Dubuque Times - Charley & Ivah came down this evening

Sunday, February 21st

Misting this morning - Charley & Ivah went home

Monday, February 22nd

Misting yet to day - at home

Tuesday, February 23rd

Misty yet - I took I. Frenches mail up & came home

Wednesday, February 24th

Raining some - Creek is high

Thursday, February 25th

Pleasant - At home the river is high

Friday, February 26th

Very pleasant - Very mudy - the river is high yet going down

Saturday, February 27th

Chilly - I was up to A. Scroggies sale

Sunday, February 28th

Storming a little snow melts as fast as falls

Monday, February 29th

At home - very mudy - I was makeing a book case

Tuesday, March 1st

At home - very mudy

Wednesday, March 2nd

I was over to Jack Orrs - very mudy yet

Thursday, March 3rd

Like summer - We topped the sugar Bush - 3/4 day

Friday, March 4th

Raining some to day - Makeing a book cupboard

Saturday, March 5th

Makeing a book cupboard - Birt went to the Junction with Willie after Roy

Sunday, March 6th

At home all day - very mudy yet

Monday, March 7th

Chopped a little cord wood in the morning

Tuesday, March 8th

Like summer - At home - They was sawing to day - mudy

Wednesday, March 9th

Snowing this morning - Blustering hard - I made Hugh Corbitt a stove boat

Thursday, March 10th

It snowed & blowed forenoon & yesterday - the hardest storm this winter - a blizzard

Friday, March 11th

Pleasant to day - At home - Jack & Lizzie was over to day

Saturday, March 12th

Chas Taylor drawed me some wood

Sunday, March 13th

Tom Greens folks was here to day

Monday, March 14th

Pleasant - I was sawing & splitting wood

Tuesday, March 15th

Doing the same

Wednesday, March 16th

Pleasant - Sawing & splitting wood

Thursday, March 17th

Pleasant - I finished my wood pile

Friday, March 18th

At home forenoon up to Ed Harts after noon

Saturday, March 19th

I was up to Cascade came home with W. S. Carr

Sunday, March 20th

We was up to H. Neals to day

Monday, March 21st

At home - Blustering afternoon snowed hard & sleet

Tuesday, March 22nd

I walked to Onslow went to Center Junction

Wednesday, March 23rd

I stayed to Charleys last night - came to Onslow rode home with John Robbins

Thursday, March 24th

Pleasant - I was to Hart Bros sale

Friday, March 25th

I went up to Wm Leonards to put him up a cow shed - worked 1/2 day

Saturday, March 26th

Worked 3/4 day then it began to rain

Sunday, March 27th

I went up to H. Corbitts with H. Neal after a pup - at home afternoon

Monday, March 28th

Finished hewing the rafters & sided & raised the rafters - 1 day

Tuesday, March 29th

Sheating & shingleing 3/4 day

Wednesday, March 30th

Raining yet - at home

Thursday, March 31st

I was a shingleing - 1 day

Friday, April 1st

Rain some - I was sheating & shingleing the kitchen got through & came home

Saturday, April 2nd

At home - hard wind last night

Sunday, April 3rd

At home - rain afternoon

Monday, April 4th

I went to H. Corbitts & fixed his roof & went to Jack Orrs stayed to dinner then went & made picket fence for E. A. Green 1/2

Tuesday, April 5th

Made fence all day then came home - 1 d

Wednesday, April 6th

I was to Herington sale went to Eds in the evening

Thursday, April 7th

Makeing fence - 1 day

Friday, April 8th

Makeing fence & got through & came home 3 1/2 days - 120 rds

Saturday, April 9th

At home all day

Sunday, April 10th

Pleasant - Bell & me was to Jack Orrs to day

Monday, April 11th

I went to Monticello with Rese Taylor then went to the Junction on the train

Tuesday, April 12th

Charley brought me home then i got some tools & went back to work for McMahan & Smith

Wednesday, April 13th

Begun sheating & it began to rain - worked 1/4 day

Thursday, April 14th

It snowed to day

Friday, April 15th

Aunt Till Tryon died to day - worked to day - 1 day

Saturday, April 16th

Putting on sheating & laying floor - 1 d

Sunday, April 17th

Easter - I was to Charleys all day

Monday, April 18th

Laying floor & putting on roof - 1 d

Tuesday, April 19th

Putting on roof all day - 1 d

Wednesday, April 20th

Helped Charley to move

Thursday, April 21st

Helped Charley to paper his room

Friday, April 22nd

Came home

Saturday, April 23rd

At home forenoon up to Tom Greens afternoon

Sunday, April 24th

At home all day Charley came & took me to the Junction

Monday, April 25th

Laying floor 1 d

Tuesday, April 26th

Doing the same & finished the roof

Wednesday, April 27th

Rained forenoon - Charley & me framed Jim Norris house afternoon 1/2

Thursday, April 28th

We raised the house forenoon 1/2 - Put on cealing for McMahon afternoon

Friday, April 29th

Cealing & moving machenery forenoon - Put on the sheating & put up the rafters & put on sheating for Norris

Saturday, April 30th

Put on cornice forenoon for Norris 1/2 - & put on cealing 1/4

Sunday, May 1st

Rain all day - To the Junction - It rained all day

Monday, May 2nd

Puting on Iron siding - 1 day

Tuesday, May 3rd

Doing the same - 1 day

Wednesday, May 4th

Rain - Putting on siding & put in the front - 1

Thursday, May 5th

Put on Cealing over head - 1 d

Friday, May 6th

Finished over head & put some on the side - The river very high - 1 day

Saturday, May 7th

River high - Put on Cealing forenoon - 1/2 - I came home afternoon

Sunday, May 8th

At home all day - Charley & Ivah was down

Monday, May 9th

Rain - At home forenoon - I was up to Tom Hamiltons afternoon

Tuesday, May 10th

Went to the Junction - worked afternoon 1/2

Wednesday, May 11th

Worked inside - 1 day

Thursday, May 12th

Painted the roof of the store - 1

Friday, May 13th

Rain all day - dident work

Saturday, May 14th

Dident work forenoon begun a Privy for Mrs Lewis - 1/4 day

Sunday, May 15th

I came down home with Charley & Ivah - They brought Dess to Toms

Monday, May 16th

Put the cornice on the store - 1 day

Tuesday, May 17th

Putting up the Shelves - 1 day

Wednesday, May 18th

Finished the shelves - 1/2 day

Thursday, May 19th

Lots of mud - Worked on Mrs. Lewis privy - 1 day

Friday, May 20th

Came home this forenoon

Saturday, May 21st

At home - Pleasant the first for a month

Sunday, May 22nd

Rain last night - Pleasant this morning - I was up to Heffrons to see a game of Ball afternoon

Monday, May 23rd

I was up to see S. T. Carpenter forenoon

Tuesday, May 24th

At home forenoon & all day - rained afternoon - plowed garden afternoon - Chas Herrington

Wednesday, May 25th

Rained in the morning - Planted my garden forenoon - S. T. Carpenter died at 11,30 to day

Thursday, May 26th

Bart & me was up to the graveyard & up to Mr. Carpenters then back home forenoon & back up afternoon & stayed & stayed all night

Friday, May 27th

Very pleasant - We was to the funeral to day

Saturday, May 28th

At home & a fishing - rained hard

Sunday, May 29th

At home - I caught 6 cat fish to day

Monday, May 30th

Cloudy - I made Nick Nye 2 gates & caught 1 cat fish

Tuesday, May 31st

Cloudy - Rained a little forenoon & steady all afternoon - creek high

Wednesday, June 1st

Raining steady to day - The river high

Thursday, June 2nd

The river very high - up to the Bridges - Begun to go down at noon - Misting this evening

Friday, June 3rd

River going down over the bottom yet - I was a hunting afternoon got 1 squirrel

Saturday, June 4th

River over the bottom yet - I was a hunting got 2 squirrels - The sunshines this afternoon

Sunday, June 5th

Pleasant - At home

Monday, June 6th

Raining this morning a little - At home - It rained hard in the evening

Tuesday, June 7th

A hard rain afternoon - I was a hunting fore noon shot 5 squirrels - Thare was a dance to our house

Wednesday, June 8th

Pleasant - At home all day

Thursday, June 9th

Bill Green & Dess Hogeboom was here to day - This is the first day for a long time without rain

Friday, June 10th

Pleasant - At home forenoon - Up to the Grave Yard & cut the grass afternoon

Saturday, June 11th

Very hot - Hoeing in the garden

Sunday, June 12th

Very Hot - I was fireing the limekiln with Dave Gilbert forenoon - At home the rest of the day

Monday, June 13th

I was white washing forenoon - It rained this evening

Tuesday, June 14th

At home all day - Pleasant

Wednesday, June 15th

I went to Onslow with Rese

Thursday, June 16th

I was building picket fence for S. B. Reid - 1 day

Friday, June 17th

I went to Cascade with him - It rained & hailed very hard they was as big as your fist

Saturday, June 18th

I made a sand barr for Bart & filed 2 saws for P. Hertz - The river very high again

Sunday, June 19th

At home

Monday, June 20th

I went up to Sam Reids & made 2 gates & set some posts

Tuesday, June 21st

I went up to Reids & finished his fence

Wednesday, June 22nd

I was over to Jack Orrs forenoon then home & made double trees for Hugh Corbitt - The hardest rain this summer came this evening

Thursday, June 23rd

The river very high - at home

Friday, June 24th

I was working for J. Printy on John McDonalds barn - 1 day

Saturday, June 25th

Frameing to day -1 day

Sunday, June 26th

Rain in the eve - At home forenoon up to Heffrons to see a game of ball

Monday, June 27th

I went to Cascade with Hugh Corbitt back to John McDonalds - Stayed all night

Tuesday, June 28th

John Printy & me went to Wm Kennys to put him up a barn - 1 day

Wednesday, June 29th

Worked on the barn - 1

Thursday, June 30th

Doing the same - 1

Friday, July 1st

Doing the same - 1 day - I came home in the evening

Saturday, July 2nd

It rained hard last night - the creek is high

Sunday, July 3rd

I was up to Tom Heffrons to a game of ball - The river is high again

Monday, July 4th

At home to day - Roy & me went up to Baders Creamery after Ice - It rained this evening the river is very high

Tuesday, July 5th

I went up to W. Kennys to work

Wednesday, July 6th

Worked on the barn

Thursday, July 7th

Worked on the barn

Friday, July 8th

Finished the barn to day & came home

Saturday, July 9th

Hoeing in the garden forenoon & working roads afternoon

Sunday, July 10th

At home

Monday, July 11th

I went to Onslow then to the Junction & came home

Tuesday, July 12th

At home

Wednesday, July 13th

I made a wagon tongue afternoon for M. Lawless

Thursday, July 14th

I worked the roads to day

Friday, July 15th

I worked the roads a while then worked Tebos tax

Saturday, July 16th

I went to Cascade with the Mail

Sunday, July 17th

At home

Monday, July 18th

Rain - We was up to Tom Greens

Tuesday, July 19th

Very hot 98 - I was putting up a hay track for E. Horton

Wednesday, July 20th

Finished the track

Thursday, July 21st

Rain - Came home - Haying has begun

Friday, July 22nd

Very hot - At home forenoon - I was up to the Creamery afternoon

Saturday, July 23rd

96 in the shade - At home very hot

Sunday, July 24th

Very hot - At home - W. N. Tippett & wife & Jack Orr & family & Rachel Jennings was here to dinner

Monday, July 25th

At home

Tuesday, July 26th

Birt & me went to Center Junction

Wednesday, July 27th

We came to Onslow then home a foot

Thursday, July 28th

At home

Friday, July 29th

At home forenoon up to the grave yard afternoon

Saturday, July 30th

I was haying for Bart - 1 day

Sunday, July 31st

At home

Monday, August 1st

I went to Cascade with C Herrington

Tuesday, August 2nd

I was haying forenoon for Bart 1/2 day

Wednesday, August 3rd

At home to day

Thursday, August 4th

Helping Bart in the hay - 1 day

Friday, August 5th

Hot - Worked 9 hours & finished

Saturday, August 6th

I was a fishing forenoon got 2 Bass - We went to Jacks afternoon

Sunday, August 7th

Hot - I was to Jack's all day

Monday, August 8th

I was a fishing got 3 bass & 1 cat fish

Tuesday, August 9th

I was fixing Jack Duffys horse power

Wednesday, August 10th

It rained a nice shower last night - I was hunting shot 2 Ground Hogs & 2 Coons & 1 squirrel

Thursday, August 11th

After black berries got 1 quart & shot 1 squirrel - Ivah came down to day

Friday, August 12th

After berries got 2 quarts & 1 squirrel

Saturday, August 13th

At home forenoon fishing afternoon got 1 Bass

Sunday, August 14th

At home Jack Orrs folks was over

Monday, August 15th

Very warm - At home

Tuesday, August 16th

I went to Canton a fishing with Chas Herrington dident get eny

Wednesday, August 17th

I was frameing on Pete Hertz granery - 1 d

Thursday, August 18th

Frameing part of the forenoon 1/4 d

Friday, August 19th

We raised Pete Hertz grainery 1 day - Barts folks went East to day

Saturday, August 20th

Laying floor & siding & sheating - 1 d

Sunday, August 21st

Fishing forenoon got 1

Monday, August 22nd

Shingleing Petes grainery 1 d

Tuesday, August 23rd

Put in the partitions forenoon 1/2 d & got through 4 3/4 d 8,25
Jo Tomlinson came after our tools this forenoon

Wednesday, August 24th

At home forenoon - Went to Jo Tomlinsons afternoon

Thursday, August 25th

Frameing all day - 1 day

Friday, August 26th

Frameing - 1 day

Saturday, August 27th

Ripping window caseing & dressing - 1 day

Sunday, August 28th

At home

Monday, August 29th

We raised the house to day - 1 day

Tuesday, August 30th

Sheating - 1

Wednesday, August 31st

Put up the rafters & sheated 1

Thursday, September 1st

Putting on cornice 1

Friday, September 2nd

Doing the same 1

Saturday, September 3rd

Shingling 1

Sunday, September 4th

Went a fishing a little while

Monday, September 5th

Finished shingleing 1

Tuesday, September 6th

Dressing window frames 1

Wednesday, September 7th

Set some frames 1

Thursday, September 8th

Rain - Begun siding 1

Friday, September 9th

Setting frames & siding 1

Saturday, September 10th

Siding & setting frames - 1 day

Sunday, September 11th

Cloudy - Hunting got 2 squirrels

Monday, September 12th

Was siding - 1 d

Tuesday, September 13th

The same - 1

Wednesday, September 14th

The same - 1

Thursday, September 15th

Made door frames & set them & Finished the house & came home - 19 days - $33,25

Friday, September 16th

Went to Cascade fair with Roy

Saturday, September 17th

I was to Onslow a foot

Sunday, September 18th

Tom Green & Bell & Chas Dubois & wife & baby was here

Monday, September 19th

Begun Kelleys house - 1 day

Tuesday, September 20th

Working on the house - 1 d

Wednesday, September 21st

Doing the same - 1 d

Thursday, September 22nd

Doing the same - 1 d

Friday, September 23rd

Doing the same - 1 d

Saturday, September 24th

Ripping out frames - 1 d

Sunday, September 25th

Hunting forenoon got 3 squirrels

Monday, September 26th

Working on the house - 1 d

Tuesday, September 27th

Doing the same - 1 d

Wednesday, September 28th

Ditto - 1 day

Thursday, September 29th

Ditto - 1 d

Friday, September 30th

Ditto - 1 d

Saturday, October 1st

Dressing window casing - 1 day

Sunday, October 2nd

Hunting in the morning at home the rest of the day

Monday, October 3rd

Dressing window frames 1 d

Tuesday, October 4th

Working on the house 1 d

Wednesday, October 5th

Doing the same - 1 d

Thursday, October 6th

Ditto 1d

Friday, October 7th

Ditto 1 d

Saturday, October 8th

Ditto 1 d

Sunday, October 9th

Hunting in the morning a while got 3 squirrels

Monday, October 10th

Working to Kelleys 1

Tuesday, October 11th

Ditto 1

Wednesday,October 12th

The same 1

Thursday, October 13th

The same 1

Friday, October 14th

The same 1

Saturday, October 15th

Finished the floors to day 1

Sunday, October 16th

Hunting a while got 2 rabbits

Monday, October 17th

I worked 1/4 day then went to Cascade with Tom Kelley

Tuesday, October 18th

Worked - 3/4 d

Wednesday, October 19th

Makeing door frames - 1 day

Thursday, October 20th

Made a portico - 1 day - 27 days in all

Friday, October 21st

I was frameing for Bart

Saturday, October 22nd

Bart & me took Barts team to Onslow Bell went to John Youngs & back to Tom Hamiltons

Sunday, October 23rd

I went up to Toms to day & he brought us home

Monday, October 24th

Big frost - I was a hunting forenoon got 3 sqs - Up to Kelleys afternoon

Tuesday, October 25th

I went to Kelleys & Frank Ralston took our tools to Kate Morans - We begun work on her new house 1/2 day

Wednesday, October 26th

Worked on the house - 1/2 day

Thursday, October 27th

Done the same 1

Friday, October 28th

The wind blew hard - 1 day - Worked to day

Saturday, October 29th

Finished shingleing - 1 day - Came home at 4,30 - 4 1/2 days this week

Sunday, October 30th

At home

Monday, October 31st

We went up to Morans - worked 1

Tuesday, November 1st

Siding - 1 day

Wednesday, November 2nd

Siding - 1 d

Thursday, November 3rd

Siding - 1 d

Friday, November 4th

Had a dance last night - Finished the floor & put up partition

Saturday, November 5th

Finished and came home

Sunday, November 6th

I went to North Fork a hunting & fishing & it rained

Monday, November 7th

I was to Canton - It snowed most all day

Tuesday, November 8th

Election - I went in the forenoon & went hunting afternoon got 1 duck

Wednesday, November 9th

I went to Onslow with Chas Herrington

Thursday, November 10th

3/4 day - I was helping Bart to make store steps

Friday, November 11th

I was working on the log way 9 hrs

Saturday, November 12th

Worked 4 hours then went to John Rays & Carrs sale

Sunday, November 13th

I was hunting got 3 squirrels - some rain

Monday, November 14th

I went to John Rays after potatoes got 13 bu then Frank Ralston drawed me 1 load of wood

Tuesday, November 15th

I was sawing & splitting wood forenoon - Hunting a little while afternoon

Wednesday, November 16th

Hunting got 8 squirrels 1 rabbit 1 quail

Thursday, November 17th

I was to Kelleys dressing caseing - 1 d - It snowed & blowed very hard all day

Friday, November 18th

Worked part of the day - 3/4 day

Saturday, November 19th

Worked all day 1

Sunday, November 20th

At home

Monday, November 21st

Working to Kelleys 1

Tuesday, November 22nd

Doing the same 1

Wednesday, November 23rd

Hanging doors 1

Thursday, November 24th

Thanksgiving - Hanging doors 1

Friday, November 25th

Sleet - Finishing up inside - 3/4

Saturday, November 26th

Finished the house & made a ladder - 35 days in all - $61,25

Sunday, November 27th

It snowed some last night

Monday, November 28th

At home forenoon & to Onslow with Chas Herrington afternoon

Tuesday, November 29th

At home most all day - I cut poles a little while - Tom Kelly brought our tools home

Wednesday, November 30th

Fogy - I was fixing Tom Hamiltons sleds

Thursday, December 1st

Fogy - I made Sarah Kelly a knife box

Friday, December 2nd

I put a new bottom in Mal Kellys wagon box

Saturday, December 3rd

Pleasant - Chopping wood forenoon - Hamiltons was here to dinner

Sunday, December 4th

Pleasant - Chas Johns & Rockey & me was to Canton

Monday, December 5th

Misty - Chopping a while forenoon - Put in a sled tongue for Bart afternoon

Tuesday, December 6th

Misty - At home all day

Wednesday, December 7th

Raining this morning & turned to snow & snowed a little all day

Thursday, December 8th

I made Will Mc a sled roler he drawed me a load of wood

Friday, December 9th

Snowing a little - Will Mc drawed me 6 loads of wood

Saturday, December 10th

Chopping wood at home

Sunday, December 11th

At home forenoon - Hunting afternoon with Chas Johns got 6 rabbits

Monday, December 12th

I butchered my hog to day

Tuesday, December 13th

It snowed hard last night - It turned to rain this morning after dinner it snowed hard then I made a bolster for Koppes

Wednesday, December 14th

I went to Cascade with Chas Johns

Thursday, December 15th

I was fixing Tom Herrons sled

Friday, December 16th

I went to Canton forenoon then worked on the sleds & cut wood

Saturday, December 17th

Makeing Bart a bolster & 2 bunks & a coupling & filed a saw to Hugh Duffy & 1 for Ed Supple

Sunday, December 18th

I was to Canton after medicine for Birt

Monday, December 19th

I was chopping wood & made a hand sled for Jim Hamilton

Tuesday, December 20th

20 below z - I was to Center Junction & to Onslow with Roy

Wednesday, December 21st

Cold - I was working on Tom Heffrons sled

Thursday, December 22nd

Cold - At home

Friday, December 23rd

At home - Made a bunk for Bart

Saturday, December 24th

I was to Dennisons to a shooting match

Sunday, December 25th

We was to Barts to dinner

Monday, December 26th

16 below zero - At home all day

Tuesday, December 27th

20 below zero - I chopped wood forenoon - made a sled tongue for Bart afternoon

Wednesday, December 28th

17 below - At home

Thursday, December 29th

At home - Filed Chas Herrington a saw & Mal Kelly one

Friday, December 30th

Made Bart a saw board & choped some wood

Saturday, December 31st

I made Tom Heffron a bolster - 50 cents - then we had a shooting match

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