Friday, 2nd February, 1866

A disagreeably cold and blustering day. Bill and Hardie are expecting Bill Dandridge and Mr. Geo. Ratcliffe to spend the day with them. They waited till 2 o’clk., gave them out and then went up to Walkerton Mill. – – Sent Addison to the C. H. for a qt. of whiskey. They returned at 4 o’clk. – – Zac came late this evening and Horace with him to spend the night. He staid with his brother Ju last night.