With same team carriage & company as yesterday I went to Grantsville & attended S S Con. Spoke in Afternoon meeting. Returned home before dark. Fasted until after meeting & took dinner with Prest. Anderson.
Made Aug. report to U L Co. & issued ck to cover sales & collections. Issued bills &c. Made ready & went with George to Town by train where I started him to School at S. L. B. College. He & I by Courtesy of Prof. Nelson slept at Boarding house
Completed arrangements for school. Secured a boarding place for George at 3.00 per week at Mr. Richardson’s between 4th & 5th South 2nd West. He & I slept at Sarah’s.
Returned home from City by train in A.M. Had a couple of shoes put on my horses & hauled a load of straw from W. field.
I took 8 sacks wheat to Mill & got chopped Took black Cow & twin calves to canyon & drove others farther up. Returned & brought cracked wheat from mill. Finished work on Switch wheel at Shop & put it on header & sent header to field for winter by Joel. Legrand & Joel has been plowing at W. field all this WK.
Windy. I pulled weeds. Sold peaches, Sold to John England all our pigs for 105.00 Figured with F. D. Horman on wire fence Geo. Horman called to See about buying an attachment.
Took team & carriage & went to Grantsville & attended Stake Priesthood Meeting & High Council. One Mr. [blank] of G. Was cut off Church [p. 81] for apostacy. I made opening remarks at Priesthood Meeting. Prest Gowans & his daughter Betsy & B. L. Bowen rode with me & we put up & C L Anderson’s.
Took my team & Prest. Gowans with me & we went to St John where we attended School & meeting & a council meeting with Bishoprick & Bro Draper. I spoke at each & between School & Meeting administered a blessing to Sister Hooper Bro. Larkin scribe. Returned home in dark arriving near eleven oclock P.M.
I delivered to Jno England Jr. with his help 30 pigs sold him. Hauled straw from west field.
Got Bummer shoed & went to Canyon. & gathered up our cattle all except Duke & took them up into Left hand Kelsey near the Head. Peter Clegg, C. R. McBride & Alex McLaws were along. U. S. Cline staid with us over night.
I delivered lumber to Garvin & to Town Trustees at Stockton & hauled load of straw from west field. Did some writing in the evening.
I wrote letters, sold lumber, showed up Attachments, got two shoes put on Paddy horse Ordered Car of lumber also by Kirk extras for O C plows. Took Mama to dentists & for a ride. Called on Aunt Alice Watt at Aunt Polly’s. Collected on Droubay Bros. note 32.50 & collected accounts.
Hauled straw & attended to Sundry odd jobs Attended theatre in evening. Geo & Willard S. came on wheel.
Sold lumber & fruit. Went to dentists with Alice & spent 3 hrs there. Hauled a load of straw & went to the theatre at evening [p. 82]
Home I made ready & went to Mercur by team Prest. G. & Nerva accompanying me. Attended School & spoke there, attended evening meeting & spoke each 30 min. Between we administered to a little girl having st. vitus & to
a his mother & to a little boy having Inflamitory rheumatism. Staid at Jos. Lees.
Returned home in morning time 2¾ hrs. Helped move things, went to field & filled ticks &c preparing for boarders Mr. Ridges & Miss squires.
Got Dick horse shoed new all around. Sold three attachments as follows. to Geo. Horman $10.00 cash 10.00 worth Drilling 25 A., to Geo Remington 20.00 Worth drilling 50 A, to Thos Horman 20.00 worth work carpentering building fence &c. Bought some vegetables &c sold lumber to Sund. Persons.
Took my team, accompanied by Prest. Gowans, B L Bowen & My Son Legrand went to Grantsville & attended two conventions of Y. M. M. & a lecture by B. F. Grant in evening & returned home later in evening.
Attended Priesthood meeting at Tooele & Presided. Prest. Gowans & Anderson not there. Had a good meeting. Richards & Sarah Smith visited us. Bp Stookey took dinner with us.
Having neglected my Journal since 17th inst. I now write what intervenes since that date. During that time I have worked in the lot weeding & caring for fruit &c. Sold an attachment to Wm Sharp & one to Alvera Lindholm. Sold lumber & Sundry odd jobs. Folks well & happy. Have Miss Squires & Bro. Ridges with us as boarders since Sept. 16th. @ 3.50 each pr week.
Worked in garden pulling weeds.
Made monthly report to Lum. Co. Issued bills to parties owing &c. [p. 83]