Return to McDonough Co.: 1891

  [Skips to Dec 24 Apparently moved back to McDonough County, Illinois during this time]
Dec 24, 1891 Went to sale on Emery farm, then to town. Muddy.
Dec 25 Muddy. Rained some forenoon. Cold. Mother came.
Dec 26 Went to town. Got Roy overcoat and suit of clothes.
Dec 27 Sunday clear. Huey most sick. Len & Vina here.
Dec 28 Hattie washed. I cut & hauled 2 loads wood.
Dec 29 Cut wood. I and Hattie, Huey & Essie & mother went to town. Nice day. Roads better. Hattie got her & me clothes.
Dec 30 Took Yoe neck cow & mothers heifer to town. Got 2 dolls of Sam Heinline. Cot $5.00
Dec 31 Went town. Got lumber for hen house. Bought straw. Hard on stock.