Saturday Sept 9 Sunny dry & pleasant My hands are Slowly getting better I went down town & got pork to boil with Cabbage 25c a beef heart 10c I took a certificate to the bank $300,00 it was due Aug 5 ’99 I drew the intrest & took a new S H Certificate one year $315,00 I bought 7 roosters of Pope 43 lbs at 2c a lb paid him 86 cts meat cheap
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