Wea. THU. AUG. 6, 1896 Ther.
Fred Slater + I began sawing wood at 8 A.M. and quit at 5 P.M. We put up 2 cord. Ma went down to Aunt Em’s.
Wea. SAT. AUG. 6, 1898 Ther.
Played croquette again. Came home about 4 o’clock P.M. got here about 7 o’clcok P.M. + pa + I got Ezra Thayer to hive a swarm of bees that Chas. Slater gave me.
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Wea. SUN. AUG. 6, 1899 Ther.
In A.M. went over to grandma’s. In P.M. went to S.S. In eve went to the burg with Leon Page.
Wea. MON. AUG. 6, 1900 Ther.
Began reaping. In eve Frank Warn, Glendine Taylor, Alice and I took a drive. Went past John Smedley’s.
Wea. TUE. AUG. 6, 1901 Ther.
Reaped the piece next to Wygren’s in A.M. In P.M. got the tires set on the milk wagon. Frankie helped Springer bind oats.
Wea. WED. AUG. 6, 1902 Ther.
Ma, Rollie, Alice and the baby went over to Corydon. Paid Jim Howard up.
Wea. THU. AUG. 6, 1903 Ther.
NO ENTRY AGAIN UNTIL OCTOBER 10th
Editor's Note: I can't wait to see if Allen collects honey or if this is something that they do each year. Thank goodness Ezra Thayer knew how to hive them.