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Friday, August 26, 2011

Slow News Day as the Boil Pain Continues

A Day in the Life: August 26th

(Aged 14)
Wea.                                           WED. AUG. 26th 1896               Ther.

Stayed at home.

(Aged 16)
Wea.                                             FRI. AUG. 26th 1898               Ther.

Rained nearly all day.  We played games in the house.  My boil is very painful.

(Aged 17)

Wea.                                             SAT. AUG. 26th 1899               Ther.

Canvassed all day.  Sold none.

(Aged 18)
Wea.                                              SUN. AUG. 26th 1900                 Ther.

Went to factory.  John Glaspy stayed all night last night all all day today.  In eve Alice + I went up to Unkle Gib’s.

(Aged 19)
Wea.                                              MON. AUG. 26th 1901                Ther.

Worked big team all day and little one for one hour.  Fred quit.

(Aged 20)

Wea.                                               TUE.  AUG. 26th 1902             Ther.

Drew in 2 loads of hay.  This finishes haying.  53 loads.  Got Maud + Dandy shod.  Sold my calves.  Bought 3 pigs of L. L?  Take them about three weeks

(Aged 21)

Wea.                                              WED.  AUG. 26th 1903                  Ther.



Editor's Note: 1902 seems to have been very busy but the poor kid is seriously in pain still back in 1896 as the daily boil report continues.


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