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Sunday, March 13, 2011

Early Woodchuck Hill

A Day in the Life: March 13th


(Aged 14)
Wea.  Cold                                    FRI. MARCH 13, 1896                 Ther.

Stayed at home.  Geo. Walters moved up on his farm on Woodchuck Hill. 

Rollie is sick with LaGrippe.  (written in someone else’s hand).  Nora?

Woodchuck Hill map drawn by Rollin Cass for Mabel C. Lucas


(Aged 16)
Wea.   Cloudy                                SUN. MARCH 13, 1898               Ther.

Uncle Gib + Aunt May stayed all night here + Luella over to grandma’s.  In P.M. I went over to grandma’s.


(Aged 17)
Wea.                                               MON. MARCH 13, 1899                Ther.

Stayed at home + boiled sap all day.  Pa is sick with grippe.


(Aged 18)
Wea.                                               TUE. MARCH 13, 1900                   Ther.

Drove my horse to school as Lawrence went to Falconer to take the train with Gordon’s.
Got an invitation to a party to Klock’s for Friday eve, Rollie’s school closed.



(Aged 19)
Wea.                                              WED. MARCH 13, 1901                Ther.

NO ENTRY AGAIN UNTIL MAY 22nd


(Aged 20)
Wea.                                              THU.  MARCH 13, 1902               Ther.

Gail went to factory.  I went over to pa’s in P.M. pa came over.  Stormy all day. Roads are awful.


(Aged 21)
Wea.                                               FRI.  MARCH 13, 1903                Ther.

NO ENTRY MADE AGAIN UNTIL MAY 1st




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Editor's Note: I believe Lawrence is Gordon Taylor's father.  I wonder what Allen means that Rollie's school closed...for the day or for good?

Hope you aren't too cranky from losing an hour's sleep!

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