Thurs. Aug. 25, 1898: Ther. noon 88º., Wea. clear till about noon shower 3-40 pm. Finished cleaning the wheat we had (30 bushels) thirty bushells. We loaded the fanning mill in the wagon and got ready to start to the ranch. Friday 26: Ther. hot forenoon afternoon cool Wea. clouds, rain Jake & I started to the ranch about 7 am. I got Cha. Dennett to take a horse and help me up the hill. my wagon & load weighed 2,444 with out any water we camped below Canaan 7-30 pm.