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John Ferguson Diary, 1871

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CASH ACCOUNT, JANUARY.

   

Received.

 

Paid.

 
 

Sold and gristed this year up to Sept 8th 325 bush of wheat

Sold 110 bush of wheat, Oct 5th

Dec. 3rd A grist of

325

110

12

     
   

447 bush of wheat

     
           
   

$

C

$

C

4th

Paid for New pair of Fairbank’s scales

   

18

00

7th

Sold to J. Snell hind quarter of beef 160 lbs. @ 7cts

       

8

Subscribe to Vic College End Fund $4.00 Paid

   

2

00

20th

Paid R. Noble Norval for 400 feet lumber but to Pell Banver

   

3

1

25

00

23rd

Paid A McCannel for 100 cedar posts

   

10

50

31st

Sold to K Chisholm 27 bush barley at 55 cents per bush

14

85

   

19th

Grist to Norval 9 bush

34 bush of oats and peas mixed

       
   

14

85

34

14

75

85

 

Ds to

   

$19

50

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