Mon. Jan. 16, 1899: Ther. 11 am. 38º., Wea. some clouds hurrying east the same thing over again. Father & I began to feel a little better. Tuesday 17: Ther. 5 pm. 48º., Wea. clear. I felt enough better today that I took the shot gun and went up Oakcreek I got three quails. Wednesday 18: Ther. 11 am. 43º., Wea. light clouds appeared after noon. I done nothing to-day, except make a 5X8 transparency.