Wed. Aug. 3, 1898: Ther. very warm, Wea. rain in evening I got Harvy Mancur to help us we cut and bound about 2 acres of wheat. It clouded up after noon and commenced to rain about 8 pm. Thursday 4: Ther. cool, Wea. cloudy, rain after noon, We got Rob to help us we kept two cradles busy most all day. had some rain in the after noon. Cut about 2 acres of rye.