The wind was blowing strong from N, and in the evening there were driving showers. Willie & Dave were watching the charcoal kiln. in the evening it had but just burned out.
In the morning I was working in the garden. I transplanted a Cosmea & a Hannaimania. In the afternoon I was working in the new vegetable garden preparing the ground for a row of beans. In the evening there was a short service in the Church and Archdeacan Hawkins who was chaplin to the 1st Maori Expeditionary force gave a very interesting address on his experiences in France. Although the weather was very unpromising there were 40 present . The collection of £1 . 4 . was for the Church Army work at the seat of war.