Fine and chilly. A very few drops of rain in the afternoon. Finished clearing out the garden & transplanted a few small plants which were in the way, so tomorrow the manure can be spread.
5 eggs. Got 6/6 for the two cockerels (ie. 7/- less commission). This works out at about 8d lb.
Making Coal Bricquettes. – Coal bricquettes are made from coal dust mixed to a paste with clay and water and pressed firmly into wooden, tapered moulds, hammering the mixture well down and then turning out the blocks to dry while others are made up. A.C.C. (Kingsbury). These will store for any length of time and are an easy and economical way of using up waste small coal.