February 11 – February 16 1858

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Feb 58

Th 11          cold last kt & warm day
some appearance of snow
wife sold 18 chickens for 27$
& gave me 20$of the money
& 1$ to bye a broom, I let
Bass & Neal have 2 doz eggs 2 1/2$

Fr 12            Carter left for bidwells
Bar with the U.S. Mail
the weather is clear & cold

Sat 13         no change to note of im
portance, sold to J.C. Lewis 58
tbs wheat on time

Su 14          snowd some last kt &
continued all day verry fast
I was on a jury to try the
right of property. & recvd 3$
for a verdict. all in cash
on Friday last

Mo 15         up before day the grou
nd is again coverd with sn
ow as well as the trees. looks
deary in deed continued
all day snowing with
intervals of rain

Feb 58

all day snowing with
intervals of rain.

Mo 15         last kt appears to
have raind some all kt but
not so fast as it has been
all of to day, it is quite
slushy, on the ground of sn
ow & water & sheriffs sale
took place to day, selling out a
Jews store for what it will bring
for cash in quincy, I bought
a white Rubber coat for 2$ cash

Tu 16          still raind all kt on the vally
& the snow is being washed away
some. the branch is quite full
to over flowing that runs through
the yard. snow mixed with
rain this morning as it falls
I bought 6 pair pants at 14$
& 7 pair stocking at 2 1/2$ & one
other pats at 1$ I then sold
1 pair at 2 1/2$

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