Sunday Dec 1st foggy & warm then Sunny then Cloudy Cooler & wintry NW [wind] The boys & Nellie went to Sunday School & Bell went to Maudes Mag is Sick with pain in Stomack I called Dr Gardner he came at 11 am & left medicine She has taken 3 doses & now at 2 pm is no better in the Eve Mag got worse hard pains in Stomack & head & I phoned for the Dr he Came & really done her no good he injected Morphine in her Stomack & after he had been gone ¾ hour She got So much worse Otto K went to the Church & had him come again & he had to give Chloroform to quiet the pain Amanda here Otto & Maude will Stay all night I Set up alone with Mag till quarter after one & she vomited & got Easier & I went to bed
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