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== AUGUST, SUNDAY 25, 1867. == Quite cool in the morning but warm during the day All except Mother. Large School 125 present. Nellie and Pa staid to preaching Mary here. Lottie to dinner. Jasper went to sing with the children. Solon Eakins to tea. I did not go to Prayer Meeting. == MONDAY 26, == Went to the Pine Pond for a day's amusement fishing picking berries &c. George, Emm Nellie Pa, Jasper, Dora Charly and myself. Our enjoyment was suddenly stoppe{d} after dinner by fire in the woods started home had to pass through fire and smoke {illegible} several plans till we were nearly suffocated. thankful to escape