Samuel Brown Records (Day Book), Part 3
Zoom in to read each word clearly.
Some images may have writing in several directions. To rotate an image, hold down shift-Alt and use your mouse to spin the image so it is readable.
14th very windy all this day some snow very cold this evening and continued so all night wind N W by West. Very Boisterous blow the gable end of a brick house down 15 th This morning is very cold & ground frozen once more & wind abated clear and middling cold this evening a beautiful light evng 16th Cold, windy and clear, the wind westerly during this day and this evening very Boisterous - - 17 Clear and cold this morning wind nearly west more moderate at noon, wind abated this evening -
18 This morning a little cloudy now and then sunshine, wind near the west, snow [illegible] about noon wind North, and cold increases this evening indicates snow 19th This is a cold morning Winter in earnest, wind in the North, windy clouds cold wind this day 20th a sharp keen air this morning wind NW the atmosphere pure, and clear this day closes with a cold wind about 8 Oclock P.M. a fine at Hennings Shop burnt the roof a little but was favour'd to extinguish it before much damage was done; it commenced just as I sat down to breakfast and was over in a few minutes 21st A cold morning, windy, rather moderated towards noon but continues windy from the west not quite so cold this evening