The page for Saturday, February 9th says:
Arose 7 A.M. Office 7:30 A.M. Nothing new all day. Rain in afternoon after intense heat. Mr. D.C.S. to go to Quasam- ambi Mine with Mr & Mrs Franklyn in the morning. Books stuck me. Done the best I could to go it alone. Will ask Mr. Stapleton to assist. Don't feel good over it. Boy completed his tracing. And done credible work. Again dreaming of Bob Davis, Anna and another. Glad for Sunday to come for reflection. No baker at work here. Mrs. C.G.F still cooking. Mr. Stapleton put my tin box in safe today. (He is worried - McKenzie I think. 3 hours talk after Supper. To put me in charge at P.R. when he goes to Guasamambi. He and Pompeo to go to Guasamambi Dreaming again of Bob Davis Ball game - my side won. J Gomley and West sides playing. (as always, you can click on the image to get a larger view)
Questions and comments:
- There was a “Bob Davis” who was a Jersey City Sheriff and politician.
- “Dreaming of Bob Davis, Anna and another”? If this was a novel, that would be foreshadowing.