1 November 1882 • Wednesday
Bought of Richard Beatie of Calls’ fort one two-year-old mare colt from Frank Knowltons Gray Norman & Morgan horse and large gray mare, Paid $115 00/100 Gold Coin. Stayed over night at a place a few miles this side of Brigham City.
2 November 1882 • Thursday
Drove home working the colt part way.
Lost my horses twice during the fall of the year. Spent nine days in all, in search of them.
30 November 1882 • Thursday
Hired of E. T. Clark $75 00/100 for six mon. @ 1¼ per cent [p. 3]
Stayed with Wm Stokes over night on the 7th of Dec. 1882 on my return from hunting Steves mare.