Today the great Farmers Picnic was held at Whitmore [?] Lake. We all went but Pa and Ma & Lizzie. It rained on the speakers and singers, and about spoiled the proceedings. The Nilson Club sang one piece. Lizzie and I went to he train for Ralph McAllaster tonight.

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