Sat. April 9, 1898: Ther. warm Wea. clear We went to the Little Meadows again. Father & I dug ditch while Dan plowed in some more wheat. Uncle Criss got here with his family today Sunday 10: Ther. warm Wea. clouds east running several of the Carmel boys came up in search of Elick Thomas he shot and killed Frank Owens over on the North Fork last night I went up to Rob’s with Uncle Criss after some hay.