Mon 20 dark cloudy Sprinkled in the morning but Cleared off cooler it lightened fast & Steady in the nite we had lights on awhile this morning I Set out a dozen or more Strawberries & got a big mess of Sweet corn & I went down town & got bananas oranges lemons & walnuts Beans celery apples cheese gsnaps [gingersnaps] Eggs butter ice cream & candy about $5 I recd $203,00 from Adm [Administrator] of Woolen Est intrest to 15 Aug went to train Eve & met John & Ellen [Brewer] Add T [Addison Taylor] Vic & Dave went to Ioa City to meet Leslie & Lavanda.
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