April 16 – April 22 1859

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April 59

I bought 5 hens of Sam Stin
son for 10$ cash brot them home to
kt & got Bullards shang hie
& put him in the hen house also

Su 17          After Morning Cheurs I put
in the rest of the day turning the
water so as not to have it overflow
the yard & garden i did not put
on clean cloths

Mo 18         John halld wood for Foulger
& took Mrs Coffin 300 lb hay 6$
i set out the onion sets & sowd
2 kinds reddish seed & rkd &
burnd some leaves & trash. i pd
1$ for beef & went to oneils pd
2 3/4$ for 1 gl melasses & 1 1/2 lb sugar

Tu 19           we were halling dung

We 20          i pd 1$ for beef we were hall
ing dung & i did some raking

April 59

Th 21          we finishd halling manure
at noon for the present in the g
arden. i allso did some raking
i sold 2 doz eggs to Titus & 1/2 doz to
small on tick & a pitcher Butter
milk 1/2$ cash, to Foulger 3 1/2lb but
ter 2 3/4$ to woodward butter 1/2$ John
halld load wood for Maston & got
8$ on act, this P.M. & I was at work
on the wood rack, i recvd a letter
from wife of date 11th april & 16th
i wrote an answer to it late at kt

Fr 22            i sold haydon 1/2 gl milk at 1/2
$ per gallon not pd. John halld
the rails from arounf the old st
raw pile, to fence off a calf lot
back of town, i finished the wood
rack, Maston fixd my plow

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