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Tuesday, April 5, 2011

Mending Fences

A Day in the Life: April 5th


(Aged 14)
Wea. Warm                                 SUN. APRIL 5, 1896                        Ther.  35

Went over to Grandma’s so did Rollie.  Ma went to church.


(Aged 16)
Wea. Snowy                                TUE. APRIL 5, 1898                        Ther.

Went to school played football.   Mabel White visited school today.


(Aged 17)
Wea.                                             WED. APRIL 5, 1899                      Ther.

Worked all day drawing manure + cutting sugar wood.  Pa go the colt shod.  Ma went over to grandma’s.


(Aged 18)
Wea.                                              THU. APRIL 5, 1900                      Ther.

Worked all day.  Drew the milk and sawed wood.


(Aged 19)
Wea.                                              FRI. APRIL 5, 1901                        Ther.

NO ENTRY AGAIN UNTIL MAY 22nd


(Aged 20)
Wea.                                               SAT.  APRIL 5, 1902                      Ther.

Went to factory.  Gail fixed fence in P.M.  Gail + I cut + split 44 posts out of black ash and cherry.  Ray Harrington was down in eve.

Cass fence under a Chautauqua Moon by Rollin Cass

(Aged 21)
Wea.                                               SUN.  APRIL 5, 1903                      Ther.

NO ENTRY MADE AGAIN UNTIL MAY 1st




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Editor's Note: It appears to be the start of "fence-repair-season" on the Cass Farms.

1 comment:

  1. preserving family history is great..Keep up the good work..

    Douglas Cass
    Rich Hill, Mo.

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