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Saturday, March 19, 2011

Signs of Spring

A Day in the Life: March 19th

Johnny Crow's Garden: Gutenberg.org

(Aged 14)
Wea.   Cold                                   THU. MARCH 19, 1896                Ther.

Went to school.  Papering the house.


(Aged 16)
Wea. Cloudy                                 SAT. MARCH 19, 1898                  Ther.

Rained by spells all day


(Aged 17)
Wea.                                              SUN. MARCH 19, 1899                 Ther.

Chas. Slater came down + Pa finished paying him.  Stayed at home all day.


(Aged 18)
Wea.                                              MON. MARCH 19, 1900               Ther.

Went to school rode with Gordon.  In eve went to the burg with Elmer O’Dell got me a pair of shoes cost $3.50.  Rained awful in eve.  Tapped the sugar bush.


(Aged 19)
Wea.                                              TUE. MARCH 19, 1901                 Ther.

NO ENTRY AGAIN UNTIL MAY 22nd


(Aged 20)
Wea.                                              WED.  MARCH 19, 1902               Ther.

Went to factory.  Drew up wood.  I shot at a flock of ducks.  Pearle came down.


(Aged 21)
Wea.                                               THU.  MARCH 19, 1903              Ther.

NO ENTRY MADE AGAIN UNTIL MAY 1st




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Editor's Note: A whole flock of ducks and not a bird for the pot.

2 comments:

  1. Re: Editor's Note: "A whole flock of ducks and not a bird for the pot."

    Yeah, but Pearle came down.

    Reader's note: What was Pearle doing up there in the first place?

    ;-D LOL!

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