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December 1886

1 Wed Cold with a SE rain storm. I drove out to Aaron’s and brought Stella home with me. I took dinner at Larrabee’s and called to Safford’s and got one gallon of oil. Hutchinson come here tonight with his … Continue reading

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November 1886

1 Mon Clear and warm with a North wind. Very pleasant. Harden was plowing all day and I was banking the house. James Craig, John Elkins and J.W. Fulton was here today. The weather is clear and warm this evening. … Continue reading

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October 1886

1 Fri Cloudy and cold with a NE wind and some rain all the forenoon. In the afternoon, the sun came out till about four o’clock when it clouded up with the wind from the NW. Very cold and heavy … Continue reading

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September 1886

1 Wed Cloudy and cold with a NW wind. We commenced to mow our buckwheat and peas and oats today. Me and Jim went to Blaine today. Mary Ann went also. I paid $13.00 to J. Herson today    for A.C. … Continue reading

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August 1886

1 Sun Clear and warm with a West wind. I drove myself and wife over to John Lindsey’s this morning.Stayed there till after dinner. R. Bell and wife was there. We got home about one o’clock. Harden and wife went … Continue reading

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July 1886

1 Thurs Clear and cold with a NW wind. We had Jim Helping us today cutting and weeding potatoes. Harden went down toCox’s in the morning to help him load his mill irons. Two of the Colbroth’s called here today. … Continue reading

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June 1886

1 Tues Clear and warm with a NW wind. J.W. Collins plowed our garden for us this forenoon and Perry planted five bushels of potatoes this afternoon. Zeb Cox here today. William H. Downs and Rundlett was here today to … Continue reading

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