September, FRIDAY, 30, 1864.
it rained very hard last night very cloudy this morning I sent a letter home yesterday i went down to see mr burke and stoped at Chesters took tea
October, SATURDAY, 1.
after tea we went to spences then to the celler to is the first of oct very raw and cold i have bin home all day not one of the girls have bin to see me but I enjo
y [enjoy] fathers society very much i read to him and talk to him makes the time Pass another dull day i did not get to church untill leaving father went