Distinct rise in temperature and consequent thaw. I was working at Parish Accounts all day. C Barnes called with used coal tickets this evening. And Amos Henry Dyer, of the colony, age 21, called and asked me to fill up a form of application for employment by the Commission of Metropolitan Police which I did.
Cutting from the Morning Post, 22 February 1895
MOUNTAIN.—On the 19th inst., at Hawtree House, West Dulwich, the residence of his mother, of diabetes following typhoid fever, PERCY M. MOUNTAIN, aged 27, second son of the late S. H. Mountain. Funeral Service at Emmanuel Church, West Dulwich, on Saturday. Friends will kindly accept this, the only intimation.