I cultivated and dragged for wheat in the cornfield this forenoon. Fred Neill came today while we were eating dinner. I was surprised, but gladly. He and Kate are at father Quells tonight. Kate Ball, Effie and I were at Butlers to a sing tonight. [Note in margin] My birthday, 25th.
*(R. Henry Scadin Collection, D.H. Ramsey Library Special Collections, UNC Asheville)