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5 4


Cloudy. I have done hous work. at [home].
6 5


Cloudy. I have washt &C. at [home].
7 6


Clear. mr Ballard to Court, Son Town here. at [home].
8 7


Clear. I have wkt in gardn, mended hoes. at [home].
9 1


Clear. mr Ballard & Barny to meeting. Revd mr Parkers Text forn 4 C & 5th V, aftn hebrews 6th C 25 vers. we had our Corn gatherd. the Cattle broke in to it last night and distroyed part of it. at [home].
10 2


Cloudy & rain. mrs Kenny took Breakfast. I have done hous wk. at home.
11 3


Clear. I have huskt Corn &C. at home.
12 4


Clear morn, raind before night. at [home].
13 5


Cloudy and rain. I have been husking. at home.
14 6


Clear. Old mrs Kenny here. I have felt unwel. at home.
15 7


Clear. Son Lambd removd his Famely fm here to Rheuel Williamss hous below mill, [bror] Rhoda went with them. I had a very Sick night. the Prisners were Conducted fm this Goal to Slates prison. at [home]. Son Lambd [removd]. Prisners Sett out for State Prison.
16 1


Cloudy. mr Ballard to meeting, Cyrus Staid with me. Hanh Ballard Came and did my wk. Jona & wife here. I was Calld at 9h 30m to go and See mrs Nason. Text ys day Jerem 13 C 23 vers. at [home] till 9h 30m Evng, then [to] Nasons.
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