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and so, I couldent [[couldn't]] go. I got a hole burnt in my scrap-book this evening, and that made me mad. I was sleepy this evening and went to bed early.

Sunday, Jan. 10th 1886.
I staid [[stayed]] at home all day today. I pasted some pictures in my scrap-book, and wrote a letter to Ella Newby.  Mira and Emma's fellows have come, Edgar Baldwin and Will Beasley, they seem to be having a nice time in the parlor now. I slept with ma tonight.
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