Finished Cutting for J W Tate & commenced cutting S Johnsons grain. Four horse runnaway on header wagon no one hurt box & wagon broken.
Cut grain for Johnson Bros.
fin at Johnsons Took dinner at home & Commenced cutting Spring grain of ours in afternoon.
Continued cutting grain.
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finished cutting our grain & took off header boxes.
Attended School & meeting & spoke at latter by request of Bro Lyman. <Blessed N. Johnsons baby girl twice>
Administered Patriarchal blessing to Wm Dykes. Put boxes on wagons Repaired brakes &c.
Prepaired for threshers & put up header for the Season. Threshed 130 bu. & had threshers for supper.
Finished threshing about 12:30 had 2050 <bu wheat> [p. 252] In the afternoon took wheat to mill & cleaned up threshing floor.
Attended to business down town & wrote letters in fornoon and in afternoon attended Young Peoples Conference. In the evening I attended Lawn party sociable on Meeting house Lawn. Gave blessings to J Radcliff & daughter & 2 Durfee girls
I attended School & meetings H. J. Grant present Gave blessings to Lizzy &
Sophia Charlotte Pearson of Vernon.
Put up curtains to wagon shed cleaned up in granary &c & in afternoon took all the family up the Canyon. Broke carriage spring returning.
Hoed weeds out of corn at field
Hoed weeds in forenoon & in afternoon Commenced hauling corn. Hauled two loads in wagon box
Irrigated the garden & hauled two loads corn One with wagon box & one with hay rack Took box off & put rack on wagon.
We all went to Lake Tooele Co. Ex. I went in to S.L.C. & attended to some business Got home from Lake about 12 o’clock.
Attended School & meeting here at Tooele & at 7:30 P.M. held meeting [p. 253] in the schoolhouse of Stockton The first of a series of monthly meetings which we hope to hold at Stockton the people & trustees having given us the use of the house.
Prest. Gowans & I went over & took singers & had a good meeting
" "7 Irrigation Bd. meeting in the eve.
Irrigated garden & hoed in garden all day.
Attended Stake S.S. Conference at Tooele. With others went up in canyon & saw Mr Hill’s works digging for water. Took my wife & little girl for a ride in evening. Wrot[e] Mother long letter
Attended Stake S. S. Con. meetings. Teachers & Sup. meeting Funeral of Sister Hynes & Lecture of John Mills on Book of Mormon in evening. Prayed at one of the Con feetings [meetings] Dedicated Sister Hayne’s grave. Bros Jas Rowberry & Dykes from Batesville took dinner with us.
Continued corn hauling. Rained some in evening. Recd $50.80 int from Boweln
Continued corn hauling. Rained again.
<Sent 50.80 to mother.>
Started George to plowing with hand plow 3 horses I made divers repairs. In the evening [p. 254] Hyrum and Estella came from Mercur. Stayed with us over night.
<We cleaned off cemetery lots towards evening.>9