Wednesday, 3 May, 1865

Still cool. Zac came by his Uncle Hill’s and walked with Mary down to spend a day or two. – – Bartlett has gone again today to plough for Sallie Hill. Col. McLoughlin came with Willie Boykin and George Turner to spend the night. They all went fishing. – – I repaired a coat for Bill today. Had some herrings and shad salted this evening. Liv floats every night, has caught very few. – – Planted ½ bushel peas today. – – Patsy taken sick while making dinner, gave her medicine tonight.