Wea. FRI. AUG. 28, 1896 Ther.
Went over to Aunt Maryann’s had a good time. Went down to their store and down to the river.
Wea. SUN. AUG. 28, 1898 Ther.
Asa brought me home. Came by way of Frew Run. Got here + found Mr. Jones for dinner. My boil is better. In eve Pa + Asa went to the burg.
Wea. MON. AUG. 28, 1899 Ther.
Left Jamestown + canvassed up to Sinclairville. Stayed all night with Flura Eldrige. Sold none.
Wea. TUE. AUG. 28, 1900 Ther.
Went to factory. Pa + Ma went to SS convention in the burg. Brought home two to stay with us. In eve I went down + saw Alice.
Wea. WED. AUG. 28, 1901 Ther.
Frankie wouldn’t work any longer on the dredge unless I pay him more so I am to give him .75 cents per day for the rest of this month and $20 a month as long as he works there after the 1st of Sept. Hired Chas. Wade for the rest of this week for .75 cents per day.
Wea. THU. AUG. 28, 1902 Ther.
Took off 10 calves for $100 sold all I had left. Took them up to O'Stones. Calves sold $191 this year.
Wea. FRI. AUG. 28, 1903 Ther.
NO ENTRY AGAIN UNTIL OCTOBER 10TH
Editor's Note: Well hallelujah the boil is nearing its conclusion and none too soon. I'm guessing Flura Eldrige had rooms for rent, no? I can't find her in the Census.
Just to remind you S.S. in Allen's context is Sunday School. Frank and Nora didn't bring two S.S. troops home but I'm guessing they did bring home some traveling Baptists.