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Saturday, July 23, 2011

I Scream, You Scream...

A Day in the Life: July 23rd

(Aged 14)
Wea.                                            THU. JULY 23, 1896               Ther.

Mowed all A.M.  Raked it up in the P.M.

(Aged 16)
Wea.                                            SAT. JULY 23, 1898                 Ther.

Went to factory worked 1/2 day.  Pa, MA + Rollie went to Celeron about noon + came back at midnight.  Frank Warn came down + we went swimming he stayed all night with me.

(Aged 17)
Wea.                                             SUN. JULY 23, 1899                 Ther.

In A.M. Leon Page + I took a boat ride on the Conewango in Mel Bragg’s boat, its a new one just launched yesterday.  I can take it anytime I wish.  In P.M. went to Sunday School and rode up home with Mattie Cowan after.  In eve went up to Cowan’s to eat ice cream.  Allie Smedly, Anna Warn + Ray Lawson were there had a fine time.

Ice Cream maker

(Aged 18)
Wea.                                             MON. JULY 23, 1900               Ther.

Worked haying.  In eve went up to the burg + got pa a box a cigars.

(Aged 19)
Wea.                                              TUE. JULY 23, 1901                Ther.

Finished haying at pa’s.

(Aged 20)
Wea.                                               WED.  JULY 23, 1902             Ther.

Fixed fence.  Went up + got some things of that woman who is selling out up to Shaw’s.

(Aged 21)
Wea.                                               THU.  JULY 23, 1903                 Ther.



Editor's Note:  As far as we know this is the first time Allen had gone to see Mattie since the fight with his father.  Clearly he was in his element with the group of girls.


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