File #15599: "Forbes Moir_1884-1904_25.pdf"

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== 1895 June == 5 Rain all forenoon 6 Plowing very cold had mutts on " Planted ?? beans lowest carrots. Frost 7 Drilling and sowing turnips planted ?? on track 8 Warmer Took stew to Fergus 9(Sunday) Jas.dix him??? very hot 10 Whitewashing. worked shop hot 11 Away with John Mr Lellan ooking at roads?? 12 Plowing turnips land 13 To Salem for flour ??? at Richendomo ??? be 14 Finished plowing ???? land. Drilling so 15 Finished sowing turnips. to Grand sitting? 17 ??? sheep? hot. Drouth Getting devous? 18 Building lane fence. Grasshoppers thick 19 '' '' '' Finished puthrough instide? 20 ???. J. Moirs & R. Stewash? 21 at Alex Bemmers Raising hot 22 Doing some Road work. Light Rain 24 Roadwork drawing Geared?? 25 Council meeting hot 26 Finished Roadwork Thunder ??? showers? 27 Fixing ??? on Gravel. putting in gate at swamp? Rain 28 Away with 29 Uncle Came hee from Soduich? == July == 1 Day Dry Posting Bills 2 '' '' Scuffling? Potatoes hanging Got? 3 Digging Drain up to Bridge ??? lot 16 4 With R-Thompson to R Richardson 5 Letting jobs of beamileiy and ditching on 2nd & 3rd Lin? 6 To LEE Reve> Drewing earth to and ??? in lane 8 Took Uncle to Station. Some rain 9 high wind cold. Leon? I & Hewellis her for orders == 1895 July == 10 Front resowing turnips sowing corn. Frost 11 To Fergus for ??? meal & 12 Painting a very time shower settling down 13 '', very like rain but >> come S. Frost 15 Started to cut hay Rainy afternoon 16 hoeing Potatoes & Corn Kileld a Pig 17 Mowing. Coling?: up to see bitch of P. Clorh at Will. 18 '' '' to Belwroch saw first stooks sowing 19-20 Cutting Raking & Drawing hay 22 Pulling Paris Green on Potatoes. Cloudy & co... 23 Finished cutting hay very light ??? 24 hay all in drawing wood from swamp 25 To Nichol to Q. Moir's Signs but not much rain 26 Drawing wood to C. Voomans Raining in afternoon 27 ran all forenoon. Sowing Bridges and to ... 29 Sowing. D. Watsons ditch. Slight Rain 30 Heavy rain fortnught. Cold. Started to pull... 31 Very high qind all day and very cold == August == 1 Sunday school Entertainment. Cool 2-3 Pulling flax fine 5 '' '' Fine shower yesterday mo.. 6 '' '' Hat and thunder ?? Rain 7 another fine shower. Helping Watson Hayfork 8 Pulling Flax George Nay helping. Rain at night 9 Rain. To Fergue with Wod?. To. Th.... 10 Warm pulling flax Gla???? 12 The Heaviest rain lst night for a year ???? 13 Finished pulling flax Frost this morning 14 To Elora with flax very warm 15 Council meeting. Cool and pleasant 16 To elora with flax warm 17 Heavy Rain and hail in afternoon. 19 Started cutting wheat. Light crop Frost 20 Finished wheat started peas. Thunder & rain 21 Pulling peas slight frost 22 Finished pulling peas and loading flax 23 Wheat all in and some peas warm 24Rainy afternoon To Fergus 26 To Elora with last of flax very hot 27 peas all in. Started to cut oats 28 Cutting waits over to Ransoms with Hamiliton? 29 " " Raking wheat - stubble Thunder & rain