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Fair and cool wind No.
Picked a bushel of string bings up on the hill.
Had Charlie Fraser up on the hill to see about building some bookshelves.
I found a humming birds nest, she is building it in the pine tree over my screened loam box.
I heard last night that Fred Morton Jr has been put on the Missing list, somewhere over the Atlantic.
After supper I hoed out some of the dog grass in the garden.
Saw Mrs. Driscoll and went up to look at Martha’s garden, which is a very good one for a girl’s first attempt.
Milt, Jubbie, and Ski were doing some shooting with a bow and arrows.
Thel is going down to the camp tomorrow.
“Next to excellence is the appreciation of it.” Thackeray