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Saturday, May 21, 2011

To Market, To Market

A Day in the Life: May 21st

(Aged 14)
Wea.                                           THU. MAY 21, 1896               Ther.

Went to school. 

(Aged 16)
Wea.                                            SAT. MAY 21, 1898               Ther.

Worked in A.M. in P.M.  Unkle Gibs folks came down + I stayed over to grandma’s + stayed all night with her too.  Ma came over about 3 o’clock.

(Aged 17)
Wea.                                             SUN. MAY 21, 1899               Ther.

In A.M. went over to grandma’s.  In P.M. went up the hollow to S.S. then up to M.C. Grout’s with Frank Warn then down to the burg to church in the eve.

(Aged 18)
Wea.                                              MON. MAY 21, 1900                 Ther.

Worked planting potatoes.

(Aged 19)
Wea.                                              TUE. MAY 21, 1901                Ther.


(Aged 20)
Wea.                                               WED.  MAY 21, 1902             Ther.

Dragged for corn ground.  Went to factory.

(Aged 21)
Wea.                                              THU.  MAY 21, 1903                  Ther.

Am to have a half interest in meat market with John Lawson.

Cuts of beef (obviously). 


Editor's Note:  Some days are just more exciting than others.

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