finished covering Smoke house finished Shingles No. 3672 ) Shingles & they was put on as fast as made. George H. counted every Shingle on the house bebefore they were satisfyed of the No. they thought there was 4000 but they counted them on the house & there was on the North side 1908 & on the South side 1760 making in all 3672 which lacks 328 shingles of this 4000.
Charley Jno Calvin $2. ) John & Charley has done nothing only shelled Corn to go to Mill I paid Calvin $2.00
Sun 3 The morning cloudy & verry warm Mr Hedspeth & son came & stayed until after dinner.
Mag Mag has not got home from Cincinnatti We got a letter from Martha Jane directed to her sister. She is verry weak having been quite sick Wrote to Martha Jane maled it Monday 28. She had not got it when she wrote.
Mon 4 The morning is clear Wind from N turning cold.
Calvin Shoe leather ) I let Calvin have a pair of shoe leathers uppers & soles the best kind of leather. Worth $1.50. It has rained last night wet the ground
Charley Charley & John is getting wood Charley quit to hall Corn
Wattering the hogs & clearing off the scaffers off the new house
Calvin $10.50 - 4.00 = 6.50
Calvin has worked up to this time 10 1/2 days at $1.00 pr day I paid him $2.00 Cash & a pr of shoe leathers $1.50
Caleb Corn ) I got a load of Corn of Caleb, my wagon (See 26 & 29 Oct) 3 loads to now
1867 Novr Tus 5
The morning is clear & cold the Wind from the North. John & Charley cleaned out the old Crib (Smoke house) took the shucks to the Corn Crib. Jack Patton is halling up Caleb's Corn he
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