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A Day in the Life: August 18th

(Aged 14)
Wea.                                          TUE. AUG. 18, 1896               Ther.

They came after ma to stay all night with Aunt Em.  They thought she would die but she is better this morning.  Pa took the little bay down + got her shod + seen Aunt Em.

(Aged 16)
Wea.   rainy                              THU. AUG. 18, 1898               Ther.

Went to factory then went hunting up by Harrington’s dam.

(Aged 17)
Wea.                                           FRI. AUG. 18, 1899               Ther.

Worked in the stand.

(Aged 18)
Wea.                                           SAT. AUG. 18, 1900                 Ther.

Stayed at home in A.M. In P.M. went to a ball game and picnic on Ed Harrington’s.
Score:  Fentonville 13  Ivory16.  Bertha Fuller & Irma Bunce were there.  In eve went up to Ivory. 

(Aged 19)
Wea.                                            SUN. AUG. 18, 1901                Ther.

Stayed at home all day.

(Aged 20)
Wea.                                             MON.  AUG. 18, 1902             Ther.

Alton Bunce worked all day.  I reaped pa’s oats.  The boys put in 3 loads.  Alice + I went to town to get the binder twine.

(Aged 21)
Wea.                                              TUE.  AUG. 18, 1903                  Ther.



Richard and Mabel Lucas because I think this entry needs a sunny photo.

Editor's Note: Poor Aunt Em lives to suffer another day.  How hard it must have been for all of them to wait and nurse and yet no there was no hope.   Well jolly, jolly.  Get out and enjoy your hopefully beautiful late summer day.


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