Tuesday Sept 8 A pleasant day Sprinkled rain a little Harriet Commenced her School in the Carris district She rode Jim Roy & hand came & hauled manure for me & got along fine PM I went to Nira to Church Committee AM Mag & I went to Wellman I got plow & rolling cutter sharpened & bell iron fixed paid King 75c Roy & I fixed the bell got Milk chk [check?] for Aug 22,60
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