Sunday Sept 29 Cooler & Cloudy all the AM light NW wind all went to Sunday School but me I killed a rooster for dinner very fat I washed & dressed my little colts wire cut leg with green mountain Salve it is doing well I feel better to day than yesterday & fiddled some & read Some Leslie took an Early hunt for Wallers Cow Maude went to Bells Walt Liverzy 10 year old boy Mervin was Shot & instantly killed I heard the report
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