Happy Birthday Grandma Mason!
Wea. fine MON. JUNE 22, 1896 Ther.
Worked all day. Rollie + Ma went down to Grandma Mason’s she had birthday party. She is 70 years old.
Wea. WED. JUNE 22, 1898 Ther.
Went to factory then went to bed + slept. Ma went down to see Mrs. Mason but she wasn’t at home. In eve went up to King’s Sons + Daughters.
Wea. THU. JUNE 22, 1899 Ther.
Started to mow but the machine didn’t work + I broke the cutting bar + then took it up to Ivory to get if fixed but didn’t. In P.M. read in the Life of P.T. Barnum.
Wea. FRI. JUNE 22, 1900 Ther.
Worked all day tending mason and washing buggies. In eve took my first bath in the bath cabinet. Ma + Rollie went to the burg in P.M.
Wea. SAT. JUNE 22, 1901 Ther.
Scraped in A.M. in P.M. got out stringers. Alice + I went over to Nordin’s Mill to get some plank but didn’t. Stopped to supper at Andrew’s. Ruth came home with us.
Wea. SUN. JUNE 22, 1902 Ther
Went to factory + took Alice up to church.
Wea. MON. JUNE 22, 1903 Ther.
ALL THAT WAS ENTERED on this day
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Editor's Note:..."but didn't". Don't you find that happened a great deal to Allen and his friends? They went to do something like buy a bike or a buggy but in the end "didn't". A lot of good intentions but ultimately just good consumers perhaps?