Saturday May 2 Misty Showery drizzly & damp but not much water fell I went to Nira & got a box of Evergreen white pines I ordered some time ago of E F Brockway I sent $5,00 I ordered 23 nice good sized white pines & he sent me 69 small & spindling pines I don’t much like that way of dealing I knew what I wanted & how many & would rather have had better ones & less of them we prepared a row North of the Maples north of hay house & set them out in extra good shape & the weather was just right cloudy & damp we mulched real good the 21 fruit trees I set out last Tuesday I let Shirley go home Early he has worked 9 days at $6,00 a month Harve has worked 22 days on his year
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