Called on Mrs. Mead and she gave me some money that Father sent me. Got a letter from home.
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Blacksmithing again. I ironed a wheelborough and bolted off a couple of set of wheels. Got a letter from home. All right. I feel better tonight than I did last night.
Attended Sunday school and Service. Mr. Todd preached of Westboro, took a walk with Jesse, and then attended a temperance lecture in our church. Wrote a letter home.
Blacksmithing. Repaired two bread carriages and set two tires. Began on an old trap. Got a letter from home with a photograph of Lydia. Went to [C. Burns’] concert in the eve.
Attended Sunday school and service. Took a walk after church with Jesse after church then attended a lecture on universalism. Jesse wanted me to take a walk down with the girls but I denied myself and didn’t go. Wrote a letter home.
Blacksmithing again. Jobed…all day. Got the best letter from darling Sara that I ever received. God bless her. Went to the Lodge. Got through at nine o’clock.
Attended church and Sunday school. Mr. Lock preached. I took a walk up to Jessie’s and then called into Wiggins and found my Mrs. at home. With her I had a long talk upon the subject of marriage. She thinks favorably of engagements. I wrote a letter home.