Thurs 12 Cold & clear Cold SW wind dry roads good I arose a little Early & hurried around we are all Dave Harvey Roys Nellies Mother & I invited to Henry Fosters to spend the day Nellies did not go Mother & I went with our mare & buggy the boys went with Roys we had a delightful visit at Fosters fine country home An Excellent dinner Mother & I got home little aftr sundown left the rest at Fosters I was late doing chores Wasson piled furnace wood in the cellar worked 8 hours & got along well he fed the pigs & cows at noon Emma & Vic took diner at the Hotel
Wednesday December 25th Christmas & a nice mostly clear day we all went by invitation to Bells to a fine Extra Christmas turkey dinner Rach Hull Mary Alfred Amos & Effie 5 Mother & I 7 Vic Leslie 9 Maude Otto & Carrol [Klockenteger] 12 Holden Dave & Add 15 & an Extra fine table was set & Bells house was neat as a house could be She had a tree for the kids I gave Arden & Lillian [children of LeRoy & Cora Carr] Each $1 & took my overcoat pockets full of candy
Sunday July 14. Was raining when I woke up this morning but has almost cleared off now. Went to Sunday school. Vic sung a solo at church this morning. Bought 20c worth of meat for dinner this morning.
[July 14 – Isaac] Arose late feeling good Slept well ariv at Livingston at 7 AM & got Coffe bread & butter in depot 15c each bot tickets thru park with Wiley Co [company] pd $80,00 took Cars for Gardner [Gardiner, Montana] pd 3,10 Each ariv Gardner at 10,10 AM & sent 5 cards home took dinner at Co [Wiley company?] hotel piled into Stages & Commenced trip thru park viewed by hot springs & camped at Willow Springs took a walk saw bear & Elk and snow 2 ft deep had Kodak Picture taken by NY man Picked some flowers we had 2 short sermons in camp went to bed
Monday July 8th 1907 it rained last night & is too wet to farm we washed a big washing & dry a new pit & moved the Shiller privy but it got So hot we didnt get it all fixed & Straightened up Leslie went to a picknic PM & Vic brought the cows
Thurs Apr 4 A very fine warm Spring day the rain last night Starts the grass I went over to Keaney house & dug around the 4 hard maples & finished trimming my raspberries & black berries got 15c Steak I sawed off Some limbs for Amanda I got pail of milk of Mrs. Smith Vic & I fixed some fense across creek W side pasture
Wednesday feb 13 Another fine sunny thawing day it freezes thro the night & I Split wood in the morning while it is froze Vic came from the bank Early & Split some wood Roy is Sick & Mother went over I went up to Amandas 3 times & finally killed a Skunk for her that She had caught in a trap
Monday February 11th a fine temperate day I split Some wood Commenced to Split up my Spring wood & I have a good big pile & must do most of it my Self as Vic is busy Early & late in the bank & Leslie with his Studdies &c has very little Spare time but by taking my time I feel able for it tho not as Strong as one year ago I sent draft to Success Co NY for $3 for Success Magazine the Independent & Womans Home Companion I drew $5 from the bank Virg Bradford Called & I made out Statemt for him to Send to the Commissioner of Pensions to get blanks to draw additional pension under the McCumber bill