November 17 – November 22 1855

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Nov 55

Sat 17        spanish creek that was throw
gh the vally. we stepd to a horse
race & saw two. the sun was ge
tting low we again started for
home on foot arrivd some time
kt. took supper & went to bed –

Su 18          up at day light & read the 3rd &
4th chapt of Romans. The morn
ing is cool & frosty but clowdy
I.C. Lewis sent us up 600tts pota
toes. we all went down to the point

Mo 19         I & Jack went down ot the
point prepard to go down to M
ville, we had to wait for Thop
sons train, we took Dinner with
Mrs Fox, late we wounted the
horses & drove 58 head of horses
& mules up the hill in company
with Thompson & Read & two
mexicans, we got to onion val
ly after sunset, the wind blew
quite hard & it was verry cold
we traveld on to grass vally 19
miles moore over the snow & ice

[sideways]
& stopd for the kt

Nov 55

Tu 20           verry cold this morning, my
bill 2 1/2$ after Breckfast. we
harnessd up & startd. I & Thomp
son went by Rabit Creek, & then
caught up with the train & took
dinner at the Buckeye house 1$
& traveld to the abbott house put
up for the kt. I did not take supper

We 21         cool & frosty kt, Breckfast &
lodging 1 1/2$ we set out again
and the hansonville Road, din
ner 3/4$ we all put up on the
Hon cut creek the Mexican
made tauters & fride beef
stake for supper, that over we
lay down on the ground to re
pose for the kt, clowdy the kt

Th 22          I slepd warm but my bones
achd as my bed was quite hard
Breckfast over & the train all righ
we set out again went about
4 miles & left the train & the two
mexicans, the rest of us went
in to M ville arrivd at noon

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