A cloudy day and a little rain here. Ben just got in from Altavista. Says that it rained hard there. He went for a load of lumber. The rest of us stripped tobacco all day. We finished a curing for Mr Owen and commenced one for Paul.
Heard today that Doris Brumfield broke her arm yesterday. I am so sorry for her and her mother. Would go to see her if it wont for there is so much sickness a bout.
Heard to day that Mr Charles Rorrer was buried to day. He was a soldier in the Civil War.
Carlton Trent carried the mail yesterday and to day.
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