Sat. July 15, 1899: Ther. 69º., 98º., Wea. partly cloudy (My 26th birth day) thinned cane by the foot log fore noon hoed corn after noon on the big red clay piece. Sunday 16: Ther. 74º., 100º., Wea. storming in east & south. Father & I hauled a load of hay this morning. I went to the after-noon meeting Monday 17: Ther. warmº., Wea. storming in east Father & I cleaned the sand bottom ditch in morning. hoed corn in upper field after noon.