Saturday 9th January 1915

It was a very hot day. Willie was spraying in the morning and in the afternoon he hauled up 4 Sacks of fowl feed. In the morning I went over to Jim Greenwoods and had lunch there, in the afternoon I took some flowers down to the wharf to give to Miss Ellis to take up to Mr Grindrod. Willie Pratt, & Horace and his wife also went back to Auckland in the Steamer, Horace is my grandson and was married a few weeks ago. Harold Torkington drove Mrs Simpson over here in the pm. There was a Tennis match at Pakiri this afternoon between Pakiri & Leigh.