A rainy bad day. Jim & Ben could not do anything much.
Josie got dinner. Bessie (col) washed some. This evening Bessie went a way from here.
I cooked the chidlins at the wash house. I cleaned up the cabbin this morning.
I went to William Gilberts (col) a few minutes & come by Marvins. Carrie was sewing on her a dress.
Jim & Ben caught a rabbit just at night. Josie dressed it.
Henry & Edna got in the wood to night. Guess they will have that to do now Bess is gone.
I boiled the first of our offal to day.
A cool day. To night is colde. Jim & Ben went to Chatham. Nellie come with them home. I am very glad that she come.
Mr Owens baby is sick. I do hope he may be better soon. Josie baked a fruit cake to day.
Mr Owens carried some chickens to Long Island this evening.
I was at Marvins a few minutes this evening.
A colde day. Ben & Jim helped Marvin Smith kill hogs. They killed two for Kate Harvey. Kate & Charles was at Marvins. I was there all day. Bettie Haley (col) was there. She washed for Carrie. Nellie and Josie nursed & got dinner.
Henry & Edna went to school.
A cloudy day and some rain and sleet this morning.
I went to Marvins and helped Carrie a bout her hog killing. I dried up the lard. We got through by night. Nellie & Josie stayed at home and kept house.
Josie made some mince meat.
Ben & Jim could not do much any way.
Jim is very much complaining to night. Jany Graveley gave a dance tonight. None of our folks went.
A cloudy bad day. Jim and Ben has done nothing much all day.
Josie & I got dinner.
Henry went to the store for some window glass.
Edna went to school. Miss Wooding carried her and brought her back.
Nellie finished a dress for Edna to day. I worked some button holes for Carrie Smith. The most of them was in Roys clothes.