Diary of John Henry Asendorf

Monday, August 29th, 1898

It has being raignen all evening therfor no drill in the afternon we signed the payroll the old Native Lady opened up a Book account and the Boys promise to pay her pay day Fox Hustead christopher Sullivan Lewis Jennwine Burke Collins C are on the Sick List

It has been raining all evening there fore no drill in the afternoon. We signed the payroll. The old native lady opened up a book account and the boys promise to pay her [on] pay day. [Robert] Fox, [Frank] Hustead, [Frank] Christopher, [Frank] Sullivan, [Charles] Lewis, [Fred] Jennewine, [Charles] Burke and Charles Collins are on the sick list.