Thursday, 1 September, 1864

Weather cool and pleasant.- – Dellah commenced weaving Nan’s Linsy dress today. Cut out a beautiful Va. Cloth dress for Pigeo and a skirt of the same for Nan, also a check muslin Garibaldi for Pigeo. She commenced taking the medicine today. – – Bill returned from W. Point to supper. Will go over to Richmond this evening if nothing prevents it. Shucked some corn to sell. – – Made some ginger cookies this morning, sent Mag some.