Thursday, 13th June, 1867

The weather oppressively hot. George Lipscomb came this morning to thin corn. Addison thinning also. Bill made some alterations in the cultivator and thinks it does good work now. – – Bettie cooked breakfast his morning. Has been sick about two-thirds of her time since she came here. Was taken sick 15th May. Came in and cleaned up and laid the beds out and got dinner. I cooked supper, and after an early supper, sent _?_ a loaf of bread and a basket of snaps for_?_ & he returned before dark with a note. Mr. Henley sent a pig this evening by his little sons.