Blacksmithing. Jobed and made clasps for a big ice wagon which we are getting up. Met to sing with about twelve others for decoration day. Also rehearsed for the choir.
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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.
Blacksmithing again, worked on our big wagon all day. Went in the eve to practice an opera for a sort of [quaterre]. Wrote a letter to my Sara.
Blacksmithing again, did some jobing, I put on a set of tires 1 ½ x ½ [got] 1 ½ x [5/8]. Did a very good job. Went down to Mr. Wiggin and rehearsed for a opera.
Blacksmithing again, drew out step pads and worked on our bread wagon and made an 1 1/8 inch wedge. Went to a singing meeting at the church in the eve.
Blacksmithing again on our express wagon and finished it. It took all day. Our singing school finished tonight. It has been a cold winter day today.
Blacksmithing again, worked on our bread wagon again. It has snowed all day. Went to singing school again, there were two violins and a base viol, good time