July 18. Looks like rain this morning but don’t think it will rain. Pulled weeds for pigs and hoed some. Bell went down to Jesse Gardners to day. Bought meat .15 and pineapple .25 to day. Finished reading my second book on Lincoln’s life. I think they are fine and will start the third book to day. Got two cards from the folks to day. Also got the letter from Aunt Emma Carr saying Uncle Sam died the 6th of Feb.
[Isaac] July 18 a fine Sunny dry day arose both feeling well after a good breakfast Started for grand Kanas Camp arrived AM & teams took us on farther to see the grand sights we Enjoyed it to camp for dinner PM we gave our driver 50c Each & he guides us to most magnificent scenery to very bottom of big falls by uncle toms Cabin at camp 4 bears enlivened the Eve & 2 deer came good fire in tent fire out side & [in] camp
 Samuel Carr (1838-1907), Isaac Newton Carr’s, younger brother. Samuel and his second wife, Emmeline Cowan Carr lived in Douglas County, Oregon.