May 26 – May 30 1857

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May 57

Tu 26          willows. I & Huntington
went up to diggins & took
a level across grub Flat
it will 40 ft floom in the
Lowest places. Judkins
goot a load of hay 1500 tts

We 27         I & Lem wound cabbage
the first work, Lem pu
lld up the old 3 rail fence
down next to wheelers
Rains running water
through the potatoes roes
Rains & Lem halld wood
ward a load of hay at 35$
& Shores 500 tbs hay 10$
I gave wife 25 $ to buy a
bed & blankets of Mrs.
Reel at Illonois Ranch

Th 28          I finishd running
water thru the potatoes roes
Lem wound cabbage

May 57

Rains went after wifes
feather bed blankets &
then Lem & Rains bald
hay. the rest of the day, warm
& clowdy thundered p.m.

Fr 29            I watering vegtables then
I & Rains weighd 18 bales
hay 1504 tbs for old Negro
at 56 1/2$ the restfor oxen
to go up Mt. house Lem
Digging a seller. & halld
woodward Load of hay at 9$ I
Lewis pd me 8$ on act—
old Negro pd 12$ for hay recvd

Sat 30         I was watering vegtables
Lem diging sellar.. Rains
started for Mt. house with
1504 tts hay for old Negro
I recvd 6$ on it

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