Wed. Oct. 12, 1898: Ther. cool Wea. clouds We left Sterling about 9 am stoped a while at Mayfield nooned a Willow Creek. loaded up a ton of rock salt at salina and got to aurora about 10 pm. Thursday 13: Ther. warm Wea. clear started out about 10 am. nooned at Richfield and loaded on some barb wire, camped at the river below central.