Mon. Feb. 27, 1899: Ther. 7-25 am. 44º., Wea. light thin clouds, south wind. Johny, Jim, Dan & I cleaned ditch from the floom acrost the river to Flanigan’s dam on the Demill ditch Tuesday 28: Ther. 9 am. 44º., Wea. cloudy. Johny, Dan and I continued cleaning ditch. Father & Jim went to Rockville, attended M.I. meeting in evening. Wednesday, Mar. 1: Ther. warm morning 1 pm. 58º., outside. Wea. cloudy, south breeze just started, nearly clear evening. We planted 9 rows peas and cleaned ditch the rest of the day.