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Monitor Log: 24 May 1862

Remarks May 24th /62


Midnight to 4 P.M

Wind & weather same.  Heat lightning to the southward                                                                                                                                                      William Flye



4 to 8 A.M

Wind N.N.E & cloudy.   slight showers of rain                    

E. V. Gager



8 to Meridian

Rainy & N.E. wind, Dragon came alongside                        

Louis Stodder



Meridian to 4 P.M

Strong breeze from N.E with squalls & rain showers

Geo. Frederickson



4 to 6 P.M

Moderate breezes from N.E & cloudy weather                     

William Flye



6 to 8 P.M

Wind N & cloudy weather.  Galena fired several times towards the point                                                                                                                            E.V. Gager



8 to Midnight

Wind & weather same                                                                       

Louis Stodder