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Saturday, October 16, 2010

Tuesday, October 16th, 1860

To day we finished the carriage house. I sent Albert to Crockett to mail some letters, who returned in the evening. on yesterday Mr. Tanner took dinner with me, and I let him have 1½ Bushels of corn. weather clear & cool.

Friday, October 15, 2010

Monday, October 15th, 1860

Still at work on the carriage house. The little woman went to see her Mother. weather clear & pleasant. at night cool with a frost.

Thursday, October 14, 2010

Sunday, October 14th, 1860

To day Mother & Mrs. Bird came & spent the day with us & returned home in the evening. weather clear & cool with a light frost at night.

Wednesday, October 13, 2010

Saturday, October 13th, 1860

To day I went to Dr. Abner G. King's and surveyed for him 110 acres of land out of the Sam Chairs headright & wrote for him the deed for the same, which was executed by Joseph Keen. Boys at work on the carriage house. weather clear, but strong wind from the North and very cool, with a frost at night which is the first of the season.

Tuesday, October 12, 2010

Friday, October 12th, 1860

To day Dr. Abner G. King came to see me in relation to surveying some land for him. I sent the boys to work on the road. Father came up in the evening. weather clear & pleasant.

Monday, October 11, 2010

Thursday, October 11th, 1860

Still at work on the carriage house and finished covering it in. weather clear & pleasant.

Sunday, October 10, 2010

Wednesday, October 10th, 1860

Still at work on the carriage house. nothing to record of any note. weather clear but rather cool.