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Saturday, May 15, 2010

Tuesday, May 15th, 1860

To day I sent the wagon to move Perry from the mill house. nothing doing in the crops. weather cloudy with rain & hail.

Friday, May 14, 2010

Monday, May 14th, 1860

To day we hoed the potatoes over. weather cloudy with some prospects of rain shortly.

Thursday, May 13, 2010

Sunday, May 13th, 1860

To day went fishing, with good success. Darby split 101 rails for me. weather clear & pleasant.

Wednesday, May 12, 2010

Saturday, May 12th, 1860

To day I returned home with John Harwell, who came out to see the mill & Machine shop. The hands finished chopping the cotton. weather warm & clear.

Tuesday, May 11, 2010

Friday, May 11th, 1860

Still in Crockett & at work on the sign, which I finished in the evening. at home the hands are still chopping out the cotton. weather clear & warm.

Monday, May 10, 2010

Thursday, May 10th, 1860

To day I went to Crockett, and while there commenced a sign for Haden & Wortham. at home at work in the Cotton. weather clear & warm.

Sunday, May 9, 2010

Wednesday, May 9th, 1860

To day I went to the mill. Hands still at work in the cotton. weather clear & warm.