Leslie Rhodes and Alice Mason say "I do"

A Day in the Life: August 19th

(Aged 14)
Wea.                                           WED. AUG. 19, 1896               Ther.

Geo painted the corn barn.  Ma went down to see Aunt Em.

(Aged 16)
Wea.                                             FRI. AUG. 19, 1898               Ther.

Went to factory.  In P.M. went up in sugarbush hunting.  In eve Leslie Rhodes + Alice Mason were married here.  Fred Bingham + Ira Bragg came down.

(Aged 17)
Wea.                                             SAT. AUG. 19, 1899               Ther.

Worked in the stand.

(Aged 18)
Wea.                                              SUN. AUG. 19, 1900                 Ther.

Went to factory + slept in A.M.  In P.M. went over to grandma’s.  In eve went up to Ivory Church.  Went home with Glendine Taylor.

(Aged 19)
Wea.                                              MON. AUG. 19, 1901                Ther.

Worked cutting brush.

(Aged 20)
Wea.                                               TUE.  AUG. 19, 1902             Ther.

Reap part of my oats.  Alton helped us today.  Had Harrington’s reaper.

(Aged 21)
Wea.                                              WED.  AUG. 19, 1903                  Ther.



Editor's Note: Leslie Rhodes and Alice Mason lived and farmed all over the area including Warren, PA and Ellicott, NY.  They had one son--Cameron born in 1900.  I don't know what happened after that but in 1930  they are still all living together.


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