Sunday Nov 15 An extra nice warm day & sunny The children all went to Nira to Sunday School Harve & I fixed corn crib & ground 2 axes Roy & Cora came & Stayed all day I settle with Roy & paid him $5,50 & he gave me a rect [receipt] in full of all accts to the 14th inst  & we afterwards dis covered an error of $4,00 in favor of Roy
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