Wea. Clear WED. FEB. 12, 1896 Ther.
Went to school. Got a ride home with Edwin Warn
Wea. Cold SAT. FEB. 12, 1898 Ther. 30
Grandma, Rollie + I went up to Aunt May’s. I went to see about buying some cows guess we will get them. The roads are getting awful muddy.
Wea. SUN. FEB. 12, 1899 Ther.
Got up at 6.30 + done my chores. Took a bath + changed my clothes in A.M. In P.M. went up to S.S. Had a pretty good time with the girls. It’s quite cold.
Wea. MON. FEB. 12, 1900 Ther.
Stayed at home all day grandma came over. In A.M. drew wood I drew grandma a load. Ma took her home.
Wea. TUE. FEB. 12, 1901 Ther.
Made myself a crudel (?) in the morning. (Cudgel?)
Wea. WED. FEB. 12, 1902 Ther.
Wea. THUR. FEB. 12, 1903 Ther.
Stayed at home all day. Dave drew manure sold the bells to Dave.
Editor's Note: I couldn't actually find a picture of a brindle cow in the public domain but a cow in the snow would be fairly accurate as well. Brindle is a specific coat on animals.
And could it be any plainer about Allen's true "spiritual" motivation to go to Sunday School?