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Thursday, July 21, 2011

Visit at Your Own Risk

A Day in the Life: July 21st

(Aged 14)
Wea.  rainy                                TUE. JULY 21, 1896               Ther.

Stayed at home all day.  Mowed in A.M. Raked it in P.M. it rained about 4 o’clock P.M.

(Aged 16)
Wea.                                          THU. JULY 21, 1898               Ther.

Went to factory.  Worked all day.  In eve went in swimming.

(Aged 17)
Wea.                                           FRI. JULY 21, 1899               Ther.

Worked all day am awful tired.

(Aged 18)
Wea.                                           SAT. JULY 21, 1900                 Ther.

Worked haying.  In eve went up to Ivory + Frank Warn’s.  Frank has the mumps.
Got a letter from Alice.

(Aged 19)
Wea.                                            SUN. JULY 21, 1901                Ther.

Stayed at home all day.

(Aged 20)
Wea.                                             MON.  JULY 21, 1902             Ther.

Fixed fence.

(Aged 21)
Wea.                                              TUE.  JULY 21, 1903                  Ther.



Editor's Note: Mumps continue on their rounds through Carroll.  The underlining of the word was all Allen's emphasis.  I can imagine he turned up to say hello and someone came out on the porch and stopped him in his tracks. 

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