February 11 – February 17 1957

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Feb 57

I bought myself pair of
pants cost 4$ & the fifth pair
I’ve bout for myself since
Ive been in the country.

Th 12          raind last kt & is at this
morning. the new snow is
all mented off. I went up to
Betsytown staid most
most all day. I bought
70 tbs of 1/2 inch rope cost
23$ & brought it home, it has
continued to rain hard all
day. John went over to Roc
ky Bar. Moore did not work

Fr 13           raind last kt at intervals
to day. we halld the press in
the barns. put on the Ropes
& pressd 4 bales of hay after
a fashion, doesn’t work well

Sat 14         raind some last kt.

Feb 57

Chase helpd me after the
the press. by making the door
higher & plaining the inside
we then bald 12 baled some
better. raining some today
a dance at Betystown last kt

Su 15          raind verry hard last kt
& all of this day. quite a
branch running under the house
I was doing all I could
to help wash away the
trash & ice from about the door

Mo 16         snowd several inches las
kt & continues all day very
hard. I & Moore bald hay
but they were hard to get
out of the press. I made
the door still higher & made
24 bales in all to day….

Tu 17          the new fallen snow is
6 inches deep.. the sun shine
ing out bright & clear, it
is warm & pleasant

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