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Monday, August 15, 2011

But What's Your Product?

A Day in the Life: August 15th

(Aged 14)
Wea.                                             SAT. AUG. 15, 1896               Ther.

We came home.  I helped stack 2 loads of oats.

(Aged 16)
Wea.                                             MON. AUG. 15, 1898               Ther.

Went to factory.  Stayed at home all day.  In eve Pa, Ma + Rollie went up to the Hollow to meeting.

(Aged 17)
Wea.                                             TUE. AUG. 15, 1899               Ther.

Started a stand in Celeron.  Stayed with Luce all night.
Electric Fountain at Celoron

(Aged 18)
Wea.                                              WED. AUG. 15, 1900                 Ther.

Hung around home all day.  Got a letter that Cora was coming but she didn’t.

(Aged 19)
Wea.                                              THU. AUG. 15, 1901                Ther.

Cut brush all day.  Pa + Ma went to the Ox roast at Corydon.

(Aged 20)
Wea.                                               FRI.  AUG. 15, 1902             Ther.

Drew in 2 load of hay.

(Aged 21)
Wea.                                              SAT.  AUG. 15, 1903                  Ther.



Editor's Note: You've got to love the gumption of a kid that starts his own stand when he can't find work elsewhere.  But I think the there is some shortsightedness involved.  What is his stand?  Lemonade; fruit; falafel?  What is his business model?  We shall see.


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