Tues. Jan. 16, 1900: Ther.41., 58., Wea. hazy I cut a few grape cuttings., loaded up to go after a load of cedar posts. went to mutual C. Larson, Oscar Demill and Joseph Griffin was visitors. Wednesday 17: Ther. 36., 7 am. Wea. warm & pleasant clear. Father & I went out about 1 mile west of the Little plain chopped a few posts Johny got there about dark. Thursday 18: Ther. slightly cooler than yesterday., Wea. clear. I took the horses to Canaan for water, we finished our chopping and drug the posts out.