Unloaded straw & Hay for Fred. made bars for stackyard and used the slabs [p. 107] to repair shed, Repaired Spring seat &c. In the evening wrote letters to Mother & Asenath
Plymouth, Killed pigs
Plymouth Went over to the Station by team, went to Wm Hardy with pigs dressed to trade for calf but did not trade had a caller from North Ogden to stay with us at night, man & family.
Attended Sunday-ward meeting and Teachers meeting.
Plymouth Took wagon up to Jed Earl’s for repairs, bought Jed’s sleigh for ten bushels of wheat
Repaired Sleigh and killed two pigs. commenced reading the Book-of-Mormon in the evening, read 13 chapters, wrote in my Diary.
Plymouth Cut up pigs and salted them down, made manger in stable, & read the paper in the evening. Robert Young of Three Mile Creek staid over night with us.
Plymouth Went to the canyon and got a load of wood for Frederick, used the sleigh. Spent the evening at home writing and reading.
Plymouth Killed one large pig for me and a small pig for Fred. Spent the evening at home reading and writing.
Plymouth Cut up pig salted it and packed it in the barrel prepared for the brine, [p. 108] also repacked several other pigs filling the barrel.
Attended meeting and read Bro. James Leishman’s Lecture on the Establishment
of the Abolishment of the Primative Church, delivered in Logan Temple
Took Alice & Children in the sleigh down to E. O. Wilcox’, over to J. H. Hess’ and to J. E. S’s where I left them while I went across the river & got the horses and brought them over to Standings pasture. Read in the Book of Mormon.
Repaired my sheds, went over to Wheelers and got some salt. 44 lbs. Fred started to Ogden as a witness in the Sheens case. I did his chores while he was gone. Spent the evening at home reading and writing. Wrote to Alice Ann in Arizona.
Plymouth Lined the north end <of shed> and betwe[e]n the wagon Shed and Stable, made manger & partition. Read the paper in the evening, also a letter from Mother.
Helped Alice take up carpet in bedroom, shake it and put it down again with new straw under, took down pictures, cleaned them & hung them up. Wrote Mother in the evening.
Plymouth Visited as a teacher with E. O. Wilcox, Read the Book of Mormon in the evening.
Plymouth Repaired chairs in fore noon and to Seventies Theological Class in the afternoon. [p. 109]
Plymouth Went over to Freds’ and stayed a few hours before taking the folks to meeting, Attended Teachers meeting after Ward meeting.
Worked on slay for Georgie read in the evening.
Finished slay took up carpet shook it and put it down again. Studied the subject of Faith in the evening.
Repaired the shed and varnished the furniture. Read and wrote in the evening.
Went to the canyon and got a load of maples to repair Shed. Broke tung out of slay. Fred was with me.
Took Alice & Carlie to Deweyville store. Got Xmas goods.
Plymouth Worked on my shed closing it in. Went up to Pearts’ granary and got wheat & down to Elin Wilcox’s in the evening. Children hung up their stockings to be filled by Santa claws.
Plymouth Xmas, Fred & Carlie and E. O. Wilcox & family. Took dinner with us and spent the day here.
Worked on stable and went up to the Station.
Worked on Stable
all <part the> day. Repaired slay
Worked on Stable. Studied in evening [p. 110]
Took the folks down to E. O. W.’s and staid all day. Read the paper in the evening.
Took Alice to Dueyville store in a
stage slay. Read Book of Mormon in evening.
Wrote a letter to Seney. Staid in the house all day with the children & Mama. Made molases candy and ate peanuts & candy.