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[[preprinted]] April, MONDAY, 26. 1897. [[/preprinted]]

Tempt + 55[[degree symbol]] and Barometer 28.19 @ 8 AM.
' [[Ditto for: Tempt]] + 44[[degree symbol]] ' ' [[Dittos for: and Barometer]] 28.07 @ 6 PM
Cool this morning - after rain - Somewhat windy - otherwise pleasant - Commenced raining 4.30 PM - Windy - Dark -

Both Collieries worked 11 hours, so as to load our two days allotment [[strikethrough]] in [[/strikethrough]] to-day - 

Vulcan hoisted 471 cars of coal and 0 cars of Rock
B Mtn " [[Ditto for: hoisted]] 423 ' ' ' ' [[Dittos for: cars of coal and]] 6 ' ' ' [[Dittos for: cars of Rock]]

Loaded 204/4 cars at Vulcan & 195/4 at B Mtn
Vulcan has as many [[insertion]] cars [[/insertion]] in breaker after loading, as when they started this morning - B Mtn lost 30/4 cars which they had in breaker this morning -

Have also 13/4 & 5/4 from V & B Mtn respectively to go out tomorrow morning - 216/4 & 200/4 V.& B. for 11 hours work -

Mr. Jones is attending a meeting of the Anthracite Coal Operators, at Hotel Waldorf, in New York -

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[[preprinted]] April, TUESDAY, 27. 1897. [[/preprinted]]

Tempt + 35[[degree symbol]] and Barometer 28. @ 7 [[superscript]] 3 [[/superscript]]/a
" [[Ditto for: Tempt]] + 40[[degree symbol]] ' ' [[Dittos for: and Barometer]] 28 @ 6 PM
Cold last night - Cool this morning - moderate winds -

Both Collieries idle - R.R. Co. running cars, but we loaded ours yesterday -

General repairing going on -

Mr. Jones helped pay tribute to "Grant" today at New York -
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