November 21 – November 26 1854

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Nov 54

Tu 21rst     warm & pleasant we are in
the habit of breckfasting by light
& at work by sunrise 4 of us took
out 60 1/2$,the other two are shing

We 22         it commensd Drisling before
Day light this morning we were
at our work quite early & got
gold 82 1/2$ & it continued to rain
a little all day, at 8 o clock to kt
the stairs are shining our again

Th 23          clowdy all day but no
rain four of us got gold 6 1/2$
Lloyd & Lawrence has not made
anything this week, the we
ther is quite warm

Fr 24           cleard off this morning
warm & pleasant all day
we had hte ballance of our
grub sent to us that we had
engagd in amt 98$ worth
we got gold 54 1/2$.

Nov 54

after supper I & shaw went
down to the point but did not
get any letters something wrong

Sat 25         clear & pleasant, we get
to work before sun rise, as the
days are quite short four of us
got gold 98$.

Sun 26        Up before day. Clowdy &
raind a little. but a beautifull
day after Breckast shaw & I
went down to the point. paid Wm
Limberman 98$ for the ballance
of our grub that was brot up Fr
last. we then Divided out 83 1/2$
to the shear after paying expences
I paid my Lawyer 25$ moore
in all 75$ to Hunley, Horatio
cross came home with me, we
took dinner & walkd around our
diggins &c after he left we got some
wood. my lesson 1rst chapt Mathew

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