November 7 – November 13 1857

October 29 – November 7 1857 November 14 – November 21 1857

James Haun, Book 3, November 7 1857 - November 13 1857

Nov 57

.    lot & Garlands.  John &
Trewit were digging potatoes
p.m. Dick to help him
early John went down to
boyingtons mill & got a tire
from Mage Hays east 8$
to put on hind wheel.  late
we all assorted to potatoes
& put them in root house
Su 8 The day of rest is desicrated
moore & moore as we are all
verry a anxious to get rich. as
business is the order of the day
with all sorts of gaming
Mo 9 I, John & carter & Dick
digging potatoes, theap
pearance of the wheather is unlikely
Tu 10 all four sawing & splitting
wood on the morning & digging
potatoes, cowdy. the wind
from N.W.

 

Nov 57

We 11 the fround froxe quite hard
this morning I borrowd 40$
of Trewit I went over to Nel
son creek pd Thompson 160$
that John had borrowd last
week pay off the hand that
was at work at Rocky Bar
the boys were digging potatoes
Maston shod his gray horse
al round yesterday
Th 12 still the ground is froze ver
ry hard & some of the potatoes
we sackd & weighd 1830 tts late
Fr 13 verry cold of kts.  John star
ted for the mountain house
with 1830 tts potatoes and hay for
oxen to warren stag.  us three
to digging potatoes.  I settled wi
th John Thompson & gave my
note for 925$ with interest at
the of two per cent per month
I don’t like my condition as to
my indebtedness.  Cant pay wit

 

October 29 – November 7 1857 November 14 – November 21 1857