Sep 24 – Went down to Marts. Mart and Lucy came up here. Lois here.
Sep 25 – Went to Foundry. Dave Barton made cider. Bot shingles for house 3.45 ct. Carry and Mary came back in Evening. Bot 5 lbs nails 5 cts. pr pound.
Sep 26 – Went up to sawmill got load slabs. Put on some shingles. Had a shower just at night.
Sep 27 – Shingling House. Had a shower at night. Girls went down to Browns. Finished Shingling.
Sep 28 – Ethan went to Kalamazoo to fair. Went up to Skinners in morning. Put on ridge boards and done some patching. Will Plank came.
Sep 29 – Rainy morning. Ernest brot cider down. Got Whitings buggy.
Sep 30 – Went over to Vicksburg. Rainy day. Got there about sundown.
Oct 1 – At Jo Yorks. Went over to Old Mr Yorks in Evening. Heard Oscar and Frank play the violin. Cow had a calf. Spect so.
 William Plank; Mary and Carrie’s brother (see September 18 entry)
 Believe he is referring to Joseph York’s father, Samuel York, who had lived in Comstock until 1870 when he moved to Vicksburg, Michigan