Bad headache all day. Went to Sunday school and as it was our class day I read a piece. Also went to service and to lecture on the Baptists in our church in the eve.
Archive for the ‘March 1870’ Category
Blacksmithing again. Worked on a new farm wagon all day. I have felt pretty tame today. If I was home I wouldn’t work ‘tall. I feel better than I do new. My throat is pretty sore tonight. I got a letter from home last night. All right.
I didn’t feel very smart so I didn’t go to work. It has stormed all day. I have got another of my sore throats and [kind of] played out generally. Try to work tomorrow.
Blacksmithing again. Our new drill came today so Sara and I set it up, I doing the bossing of course. I don’t feel very bright tonight. If I don’t feel any better tomorrow I shan’t work.
Blacksmithing again. Worked welding axles a good part of the day. It is raining now pretty hard. I go to bed pretty early tonight.
Blacksmithing again. On old springs and a new butcher wagon body. It has been very warm and pleasant today with the snow pretty deep all round. Went to a temperance lecture in the Baptist church by Mr. S. and wife. Pretty good.
Blacksmithing again. On a new butcher wagon body. Done two other small jobs on two old sleighs. There has been some powerful shoveling of snow done today. I shoveled till 8 o’clock. The trains didn’t run on time at all today.