Blacksmithing again, set nine tires. Mr Daniels set nine more. I worked on old jobs to [sic] numerous to mention. Recit a letter from Sara, went to the Lodge and initiated [too] my first trial, got along very well.
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Blacksmithing again, made nails till Craig came home then worked on wheels and other jobs. Bullard and I [made] nails in the eve. Feel rather tired now but [???] shall come out right in the morning.
Went to Sunday school and service. Mr De Normandee preached in the eve. We had a service in the grove in the afternoon at five oclock, a good number were present. I wrote a letter home.
Blacksmithing again, set ten tires. Craig went to Boston that I had the fire in the afternoon. Went in bathing and then played croquet with Olive and then had a sing.
Blacksmithing again set eight tires and fixed up an old wagon. I bolted and drilled off a set of tires 3/8 thick in 2 hours and ten minutes. Went down to Jessies and spent the eve.
Blacksmithing again, worked on a buggy running part and a portable top. Daniels is away down to the beach. Went down to Jessies and had a game of croquet then had a four hand game of eucher. Curtis had a explosion today nothing very serious.
Blacksmithing again worked on tired and a thousand and one things. Played croquet with Olive Young in the eve then went in and had a sing.