Friday 14th July 1916

When we got up this morning it was raining & blowing a gale from SE. A big sea outside. Willie staid at home. I was packing.

Henry returned from Pakiri in the evening bringing a Sheep dog with him that he bought at Mr Hoult’s.

In the evening Minnie, Harold, Flo’ & Mr Torkington gave us a surprise party, Harold brought his phonograph and gave us a lot of items, they staid the night.