Saturday 8th April 1916

It rained early this morning but the wind changed round to the SW and it turned out a fine with the exception of one shower, in the afternoon the wind blew strong from the SW and it was cold.

There was a Tennis match on this court between Leigh and Pakiri clubs, Grace went down to the Hall to help them cut sandwiches. They provided lunch, tea & supper, Willie, Mrs Simpson & I did not go down to the Hall until the evening, there was a dance and there was a great crowd. Mrs S & I were playing 500, Jane & the children were over and staid the night at Mrs Dunning Sen.