Wednesday, 25 January, 1865

The weather is intensely cold. Has been freezing all day, though the snow has nearly disappeared. – – The hands are cutting and hauling wood. Had corn shelled this evening to send to Mill tomorrow by Bartlett in the wagon. – – Cut the bodies of Patsy’s and Beck’s dresses, and assisted Dellah about them. – – A beautiful pig was killed by a dog today. – – Mr. Madison came to see Bill and inquired whether he could cross the mill. – – Sent Tom to the C.H. to enquire something about Bill. Ju wrote me a note.