April 22 – April 29 1859

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April 59

i churnd. p.m. Hundley borrowd
my Rifle, i sold Bullard 2 lb but
ter & 1 doz eggs for 2 1/2$ in advace
i pd 1$ for beef stake. I started a
letter to wife & 24$ cost 1 1/4$. i bought
a pair od balances for 3$

Sat 23         Some cold & clowdy with a
verry little spitting of snow I
scattered some manure, John
was ploughing for the Mastin
This, A.M. P.M. he in our gar
den. I was putting some rail
fence back of town

Su 24          snowd a little last kt. we
put the calves in a lot back
of town, the little tricks all do
ne up i washed & drepd up
& went in town the rest of day

April 59

Mo 25         i scattering manure
& John ploughing, i pd 1 1/4$
for beef, i got 1$ for mild

Tu 26          John ploughing I & in
man Scattering dung a wh
ile then stakd the calf lots
fixed the barn lot fence. p.m.
we put up some petition of
Hundleys John still ploughing

We 27         John making row to plant
patotoes in, i & Imnan cutting
potatoes p.m., we planted what
we had cut i pd 1 1/4$ fir beef
& got 1 lb candles of Ashuheim

Th 28          we continued to cut & pla
nt potatoes all day, i got
some tea from Asheim 1/2$

Fr 29           John halld 3 loads wood
this A.M. i & inman finishd

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