I have been working on the ladder nealy all day. Russell Reeve and a Mr. Smith of Jackson took dinner here. Effie and I went to the Nilson Club meeting at Olleavers [?] tonight. It was dark coming home. It sprinkles a little now, 10:30 p.m.

*(R. Henry Scadin Collection, D.H. Ramsey Library Special Collections, UNC Asheville)