Item Description: Diary entry dated 4 August 1864 written by Leonidas Jones. He was superintendent of the Western Railroad in Fayetteville.
Thursday Aug 4th
Election day. Voted for Vance. For Commons Shepherd- McLean, McDuffie; and WB Wright for Sheriff. Paid William for Rye $5.00 Stedman for matches $1.00 Bought from Godfrey 20 ? homespun clothing for Slick and Anderson. Sent 5 per shares to Wright for Sevann’s hand.