Mon. July 4, 1898: Ther. noon 80º., Wea. cloudy sultry The Springdale band serenaded us at day brake. I worked on my camera a while then took an exposure or two of us boys also tried to take the picture of Aunt Jane’s baby. pictures all blurry. Tuesday 5: Ther. 4 am. 82º., Wea. clear afternoon cloudy hoed weeds furrowed out the bean patch and I toned and finished up the prints I had on hand.