John Muir


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Friday, February 21, 1896

Bar. [Barometer] rising again tho [though] the sky continues cloudy. Mr Fields called asking price of vine land next to Bull's

Saturday 22

Warm clear nearly -

Purple fog - at sunrise

Sunday 23

Warm - no rain sign visible

Visit from & to Swett.

North wind

Monday, February 24, 1896

Cloudy but warm & dry - foggy a while in the morning. A week to ten days difference in time of flowering of different trees of Kellogg Oak. Some lvs [leaves] two inches long. Dodecatheon & Saxifrage in flr [flower].

X Wrote to Olney about Fields, his woman article etc to Solomons, to Allen, Joanna, Sarah [Annes] mother & Mrs Crow. Sent to Mr Crow Lunam Hay W. Douglas Sid Smith Sellers mother

Tuesday 25

Above mailed today. Warm dry. Much need of rain N [North] winds have dried the fields wonderfully

Went to town for 1st time since was sick.

Wednesday 26

Slight sprinkle of rain.

Rode to town & saw the dentist.

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Original journal dimensions: 18 x 21 cm.

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