September 6 – September 9 1855

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Sept 55

Th 6          I dreamd that I was in Georgtown
but nothing pleasant occurd as I
was out of sorts on last evening and
I felt down in spirits all of to day
we was late getting to work & Rositer
complaind of Rlumatism in his
left shoulder in consequence his
inability I had the moore to do
well be it so we got gold 38$ – &
to kt ive been putting a cape to
my gum coat to keep my shoul
ders dry. out of boots leg tops —

Fr 7              we workd all together on the left side
my object in so doing was to pro
ve it, whitch we did & got gold 9$
it is mutch deeper than the other
right side as we go up

Sat 8           we fixed our boxes to work the
right side of the channell & got 17$
we rolld out 3 large logs that ive
been burning in two for the last
weeks Ive been all day clean
ing off brush & cutting small
trees & logs. Duesler staid all kt

Sept 55

Su 9             Duesler started home beore breck
fast, after breckfast I moovd some
wood rakd up some chips set fire
& threw on two of my flannell
shirts & John is quick silvering some
fine gold to keep from loosing it
it nected 40 1/2$ — I cut down the
ceader three that stood in 3 ft of the
north west corner of my cabin it
lent over the cabin, but we pushd it
a way from the cabin, we then went
up the pike ditch & did some calking
to the boxes that the water runs in, came
home eat dinner & went down to the
point. pd Thompson 33 1/4$ for grub & pd
the smith 4$ all for the compy. shaw
& rains arrivd. Rains went home with
us bad news for the locas all got beat,
below & up here, my lesson 1rst Mathew
I dreamd of being in bed with wife
& thought I was enjoying my self & felt
pleasant twice & wakd up making the
third effort; but all a dream

Mo 10         Rains went down to the point & we
to our work we had the pen stock

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