Wed. June 21, 1899: Ther. 93º., Wea. clear noon Planted melons on sand bottom am. planted corn acrost river pm. Thursday 22: Ther. 94º., Wea. clear. noon we set 5 tires uncovered the coal pit, & planted a little corn acrost the wash am. planted corn across the river pm. on the Dutch piece. Friday 23: Ther. 96º., noon Wea. clouds going east thunder 7 pm. finished planting the corn hoed some cane on the bench acrost the river opposite J. Winder’s place.