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Jan 31 – Worked in Blacksmith shop. Fitted the Braces on my sleigh. Bot one pound candles 18 cts. Groing cold fast.
Feb 1 – Cold wind 2 Above zero cloudy snows some. Stayed at home.
Feb 2 – Worked in the shop made an adze handle for E. Childs 25 cts. Made a sleigh neap for Simmons. He paid me one Dollar. R. Tuttle paid me seventy five cents. Pleasant not very cold.
Feb 3 – Received a letter from E. ____. Not very cold 22 Above zero. Sarah went over to Oscars. I worked in the shop. Got my Boards for my box. Bot half lb Tea 25 cts. H. N. Tulls[?] 2 whiffletrees 50 cts.
Feb 4 – Quite warm. Worked in the shop. Goot my sleigh from the shop. Crid was in the shop. 34 Above zero Evening.
Feb 5 – Quite warm 36 Above zero heavy rain some thunder. Worked on my sleigh box. Got my screws and corner irons 30 cents.
Feb 7 – Rainy quite warm 57 Above zero snow all gone. Bridge gone some part of the plank. Sarah came home. Lois at home.
Feb 8 – Very cold 14 Above zero. At home. Some snow. Mr. Roulands child buried to day. Very cold Evening.
Feb 9 – Went over the river and got some potatoes. Left dol at the Bridge. Very cold.
Feb 11 – Cold 1 Below zero morning. Went over to fathers with my [s]leigh. Scoured[?] the shoes first rate.
Feb 12 – Not very cold 20 Above zero cloudy. Went over the river got two bushels Buck wheat. Sent it to mill. Let Stimpson have my siding.
Feb 13 – Cloudy 28 Above zero. Worked in the shop some. Lashers folks here. Drawed ice for D Beach. Deyos violin here.
Feb 14 – 41 Above zero cloudy some rain. Went up to Hellens. Got 2 lbs butter 20 pr lb 40 cents. Made a finger board for J Deyos _______ bridge.
Feb 15 – Warm 54 Above zero rainy day. My hogs got out of the pen got them back again.
 The pole, or tongue, of a cart
 James Oscar Keith, son of his brother Harvey and Alfleda (Starr) Keith, who went by the name of Oscar
 The pivoted horizontal crossbar to which the harness traces of a draft animal are attached and which is in turn attached to a vehicle or an implement
 James Oscar Keith
 Jessie J. Keith
 His horse
 Omro, Wisconsin
 His mother-in-law, Nancy B. (Comfort) Crawford