Tues. April 25, 1899: Ther. 1-30 pm. 66º., Wea. cold wave, clear, south wind cleaned ditch below the Oak Creek Floom. Wednesday 26: Ther. 1-40 pm. 60º., Wea. cold wave, s. wind, clouds. Cleaned ditch. I did’nt work till after noon. John J. Gifford, J.R. Crawford & I went teaching to James Crawford’s. Tuesday 27: Ther. 1-30 pm. 67º., s. wind. worked on the ditch just above J. Winder’s house. the wind blew a ragular hurricane this afternoon.