Friday, 25 August, 1865

Bake managed beds in the different rooms today. Martha assisted about it. I made ginger cakes and Jumbles. Davis sent for corn. Delivered him 40 bushels. – – Zac rode to the Acquinton Church to purchase some _?_ but did not succeed.1 – – Bake finished off a gown today.

  1. “Tin?” Acquinton was the location of the Houchings machine shop. Reader suggestions welcome. View here.  (back)