It was a fine day. Willie & Dave were building their Kiln. In the morning I was pulling up tea tree the other side of the hill & brought a load of firewood home.
In the afternoon I got another load of firewood and took some flowers down to the Church.
It rained all day. A strong wind blowing. In the morning Willie & I shelled a lot of beans.
It was fine in the morning. Willie and Dave were building their Kiln. I was pulling up ti tree the other side of the hill and carried a load of firewood home.
It came on to rain in the afternoon & Willie had to Knock off & it was too wet for me to go down for the mail in the evening.
In rained first thing in the morning but cleared up after. In the morning Willie and Dave went fishing to goat island beach.
I received a wire from Jack that he had been drawn in the ballot and that he and Lily were coming home and that he would advise me later. I went down to the steamer in the pm.
It was a very fine day. Willie & Dave were building their Kiln. I was pulling tea tree the other side of the hill both morning & afternoon.
It was a fine day. Willie and Dave were hauling out wood and building another Kiln.
In the morning I went down to the village to take the Key out of the church door that Grace had left in on Saturday. In the afternoon I went over the hill for a load of firewood and was mending clothes.
It rained steadily all day. Revd Macdonald should have held service in the Church in the afternoon, but on account of the weather none of us went out.
The wind has changed round to the NE and a sea is getting up. In the morning I packed cuttings of 20 varieties of roses and posted them to Mrs Halliwell of Te Araroa, also wrote her a letter and posted it at the same time. Grace went down to sweep & dust the church and arrange flowers on the altar. I carried two loads of wood from over the hill. Willie and Dave were cutting wood for another Kiln.
It was a fine day.
Willie went fishing with Dave down at Goat Island beach, Grace went down to Mrs Glass in the afternoon & she & Willie came home late in the evening with some fish. I was cutting firewood in the morning and in the afternoon I was getting rose cuttings to send to Mrs Halliwell.
It was a fine day.
Willie was getting stone out of the hill. I was cutting firewood the other side of the hill. In the evening I went down for the mail & changed my library books.