Wed. Dec. 21, 1898: Ther. 9-35 am. 46., Wea. few lights clouds, cold N. wind, James & I spent most of the day helping Johny shingle his house. We had a light shower last night and it cleared off this morning. +the wind changed and came from the south afternoon. Thursday 22: Ther. 11-50 am. 38’., Wea. clear helped Johny again to day we finished shingling his house; Dan and I partly moved the pummy stack from back of the barn to the shed south of the barn after noon.