Wed 29 Warm & rain a little AM sunny PM It rained much last nite & Evrything is wet wet I piled some manure I got the mail at noon & bot 2 boxs strawberries pd 50c I got hair cut & shave by Amos Hull it cost 50c Isabel & Marjorie take supper at Amos Hulls I went down town aftr dinner & got cheese 25c & crackers 25c 1 box strawberries 25c I finished mowing all my lawn & it looks well Mrs Turnipseed Pres WRC calld to talk over Decoration program & concluded to decorate Wellman Cemetery instead of Wassonville as has allways been the custom I recd a large box containing a flag & flowers from the Elk lodge for the grave of our dear boy Vic god bless his memory
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