Wednesday July 10 Real warm & Showers & Sunshine a very growing day I Set out a few weed trees Leslie mowed the lawn I ground my Scythe & mowed a Strip of weeds north of the house on the road I got hair cut Shave & head washed 55c I got 25 post cards 25c PM Mother went by invitation to Tom Moons & visited with Bil Carris & wife R T Carris Mrs. J C Jones 2 Mrs Whythes & Miss Wythe & we took Supper & Came home at Sun down in a Shower
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