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[June] 14–We have been that have such a nice rain, I saw good deer to day jumping collectively from yard. To-day we heard the newest Indians got made a [raid into the] Bluff creek and you will slain a person. That’s only thirty-five miles from here.

Following We came, whenever i is actually that have Mrs. Northern [West]– good minister came from W[ichita] to go on an excellent buffalo have a look. The guy preached Weekend, we decided to go to pay attention to him on Springers [Summers’]. Saturday the guy went google search towards people. We saw a great deer leaping via brand new lawn–over into the a garden.

[June] 17th–Mr. Flower [Ross] named acrost the fresh lake, there have been emails in the farm for all of us. Philip goes down, and that i is publish what i wrote domestic, are shipped.

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[June] 18th–An effective long letters, and you can documentation about East emerged last night. Really loving but not dead. Right back a method is a big bunch of cow tongue cactus inside grow [with] highest reddish wax such as flowers. In the event it is domestic how it could be admired. To[o] enjoying to walk now. Whenever i came We appreciated walking, and did substantially.

At the beginning of this new spring, before Indians left, They burned a strip regarding lake to your prairie. The brand new dried grass all gone, it’s possible to come across hemorrhoids out of buffalo skeleton, and their wallows–in which they’d rolling up until the sod is actually gone. Toward these types of wallows, sunflowers or any other seeds had drifted and you can grew, and from now on are practically as high as We. Yesterday I sparkling, hung the fresh new outfits to your bushes in order to dry. Browned coffee, and put much more existe for the my personal bed tick. Now it is 3 p.meters. I’ll a garden to own radishes and peas for dining tomorrow. John generated a rolling-pin for me today, prior to that i utilized a good tin is to roll cake crust and you will cookie money.

[June] 20th–We decided to go to at Flowers [Ross’] to-day. This is the first-time I’ve been along side river since i came. Obviously I had so you can wade– The brand new river try lower. I used my personal the newest calico top and you will a light apron. Think I seemed nice. Ponder basically performed? . . [nor] carry out bring it to save the fresh beaus aside, however, on account of snakes, with no rocks to help you pelt these with. We liked my visit quite definitely. The new Flower [Ross] college students was indeed off a few times. Brand new oldest will be an early girls.

A beneficial Mrs. Ingrahm titled while i try there, I am able to strive to ask her in the near future. She don’t hunt better. It is so different on that area of the lake. A high lender, then prairie as far as the attention are able to see. The trail guyspy Gratis app in order to W[ichita] also is in vision.

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If you find yourself within Roentgen[oss’] five hearders showed up truth be told there horse back. One to rode such as for instance a pretty pony. O, however, I want to get it. Rather wild-looking people, along with their revolvers within their devices. They have upright black colored hair, and ebony complexins.

It’s so warm like July inside Pa. Often If only july was prior, it have a tendency to pass soon enough.

[June] 23d–I became as well busy to write past. Baked such as for example a beneficial dough, after that dressed the most significant chicken I ever noticed, Philip is stating for a few months when one to turkey did not steer clear he would shoot your. The new breast I slised and you can deep-fried particularly stake. Mrs. Way showed up, in time for supper. . . . She would provides myself go with the woman a ways. We went so far as West’ domestic. Jake was not home. We launched the fresh new windows and returned. We simply spooked doing. Eaten his coffee, set his tubing inside the coffee pot spout & ct. We were sitting away front on tone eating crazy plums, and you may chatting aside whenever Jake appeared. She recommended us to go home and you can spend evening. Jake told you basically create he’d decrease and also supper and you can breakfast to have Philip.