Students began to work. Meet every night in our house.
Rain in torrents by day break and thunder also—Mist, rain and thunder thr. The day—
Worship in the house.
Fine day. Clear sky . Host. At noon. Worship in the eve. in our house.
1897.04.03 Sat. Kau-a and I went by Pat-li-hun（八里坌） to IN-khut-a.（圓窟仔）
Arranged to repair Ch. and assist $ 25. Then to Lam-kham（南崁）.
Worship in eve. 52 present. I spoke on John XIV:27
Lam-kham（南崁）, I bap. belong to and 4 from KhiN-a
Ordained 2 Deacons for Lam-kham and one for KhiN-a
Observed Lord’s supper 25 in number. 71 at worship.
At IN-khut-a( 圓窟仔) in eve. (2) present and a number standing outside.
Bap. 8 – Lord’s Supper 12
We came back at noon. I went to the Hos. Mist on Quangyin（觀音山）.
Worship in our house—
Mist, rain, Hos. at noon. Worship in our house at 6.30.
Fine day with strong wind—Hos. Dr. W.
Worship in our house. Tan He present.
Mist. Hos. Eve. in the house at work
Mist on the mountains. Hos. Students in our house.
Kau-a and I went to Bang-kah.(艋舺)
We went to Japanese church at 9 A.M. I preached on Heb XIII.8
Bap. two males—Ordained one Elder and observed the Lord’s Supper.
Natives also present. Had Japanese and native singing, reading and praying.
Students met in the Col. 6.30 P.M. 12th
Mist. we came out to Tamsui（淡水） Hos. met in the Col. at 6.30 P.M.
A Canadian came from the Steamer ‘Siam’ came with tooth-ache. I extr. Two teeth for him. Hos. at noon. Plague in the town. Went in Col.
Mist on the mountain. Sun hot later in the day. Thunder. Hos. at noon. Col. in eve.
Rain and wind. Thunder clouds and thunder rolling,
Kau-a and I went to see a man and water-buffalo that were killed by lightening.
Hos. at noon. In Col. in eve.
Rain in torrents. Hos. Dr. Wilkinson Col. 6.30 P.M.
Kau-a and I went in to Bang-kah.（艋舺）
Toatiu-tiaN bap. 19.—62 observed the Lord’s supper and 160 were hearers.
At 10 A.M. we went to Toa-tiu-tiaN （大稻埕）and I preached on Heb. XIII.8
160 hearers – I bap. 19. and 62 grown up people observed the Lord’s Supper.
We ordained Li-chhung-seng as Elder. （李春生為長老）
We came out at 4.30 P.M. and met in the Col. at 6.30 P.M.
Hot. Hos. at noon. Col. in eve.
Sultry. Hos. Col. at 6.30 P.M
Very hot and Sultry, Hos at noon. Col imn eve.
Hot. Fixing up for the Celebration Hos. at noon. Col. in eve.
St. Georges day. Celebrated the Queen’s Jubilee. Decorations, Band
Japanese Governor Nogi （乃木希典 ）there. Sinner and fire-works in the eve.
Fire works on Col. grounds—
Kau-a and I went to Bang-kah（艋舺） in launch. Singing in the eve. Hot.
I went to Pang-liau（枋寮）, then came out at 3 P.M. Went to Col. in eve. Cold.
Fine day. Hos. at noon. Col. in eve.
Fog in the morning. Let the job of erecting a school house and prepareing Church—
Hot weather. Col. in eve.
Fog, colder. Hos. Col. in eve. “ Caught a cold
I felt miserable all day. Wet and drizzling. Hos. at noon. Col. in eve.
Better, but still unwell—
French Consul Called.
Repairing Chapel Tamsui. Col. in eve.