June 4 – June 8 1858

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June 58

Fr 4              we all three was at work in
the diggins at work all day, we
did not clean up the slooses

Sat 5           again we are digging down
top dirt & running it through
the boxes. at noon we cleand up
the slooses & got some gold in this
week about 65$ one piece of 24$
& another of 17$ the ballance small
p.m. jake & Mc went down to the
point to attend a Democratic pri
mary meeting,s o i washd & dr
essd & started for the vally to see
my wife i arrivd in good time
& voted for Delegats to conty co
nvention. i baught myself a pa
ir of Buckskin gaiters pd 4 1/2$
wife Baught me a linen coat &c

Su 6             I staid at quincy all day. I
collected of Warren stagg 95$ &
gave him up his note of 114$
or rather he had a man to buy it
up for him. I settld with
Dr. Kate pd him 76$ in an

June 58

account of 65$ & 11$ in cash ao we
are even again, I pd. A Rich
ards 11 $ still on balance Due him
I got 87 1/2$ on the A.C. Thompson
note & Martin as security the
remainder of note goes to sam
Baloo & Fox so I gave the note to
sam Baloo this done last Kt.

Mo 7            I pd. p.o. Hurdley 50$ for
Harper & Apple on a note of some
thing over 100$ & took a recept for
the same I soon after left for
the diggins in compy by myself
I went by Alfords mill
& up the hill the Boys had Just
gone to work after dinner I
went to the cabbin got some
thing & made too small tro
ughfs & two pick handles then
out to help them till kt.

Tu 8             I made a pick handle for
Jake out of Dry oak then
went up to the reservoy & turnd
in all the water. I then went

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