Thurs. Dec. 15, 1898: Ther. warmer., Wea. breeze from N. cloudy. We left camp about 7 am. and stopped on hour and twenty minutes to get breakfast near (above) the little Clay flat and nooned 1 ½ hour at the Cane bed tank. camped about 8-25 pm on the south side of Short Creek. Friday 16: Ther. cold., Wea. clear. We started to travel about 8-30 am stopped 1 ½ hours on the north end of the Big Plain. got home about 7 pm.