Saturday, November 6, 2010

Tuesday, November 6th, 1860

To day John Harwell went to Crockett. I went to the election at the Elk Hart box, where 45 votes were cast out of which Breckenridge & Lane 41 and Bell & Everett 4. Father & Frank Stewart came home with me & remained to supper. weather cloudy & light showers of rain.

Friday, November 5, 2010

Monday, November 5th, 1860

To day John went ducking. Bill at work on the yokes & bows. weather cloudy with every prospect of rain.

Thursday, November 4, 2010

Sunday, November 4th, 1860

To day Frank Stewart returned from Crockett with my buggy & mules. Bill hauled wood. weather clear & rather warm.

Wednesday, November 3, 2010

Saturday, November 3rd, 1860

To day I sent Billy & Frank Stewart to town in my buggy. Wm. Lacy & Mr. Cunningham came to see me & took dinner. weather clear & warm.

Tuesday, November 2, 2010

Friday, November 2nd, 1860

To day Billy Stewart & I went ducking & went down the Elk Hart as far as Father's having killed only 2 ducks. Mother came up & Billy Stewart & I came home in the cart. he was taken very sick. at night John Harwell returned home having met with no success. In the evening Frank Stewart & I succeeded in killing 2 wild geese. weather clear & rather warm.

Monday, November 1, 2010

Thursday, November 1st, 1860

To day Billy Stewart & I went ducking and only killed 4 ducks. weather changable & cold.

Sunday, October 31, 2010

Wednesday, October 31st, 1860

To day Sam Sharp left Crockett in the Stage for Liberty. Billy Stewart & I came home in the buggy, and Mother left for home. Bill Hicks still at work on the yokes. weather cloudy & rather cool.