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Saturday, November 19, 2011

Hiatus?

A Day in the Life:  November 19th



(Aged 14)
Wea.                                            THU. NOV. 19, 1896               Ther.

Rode my wheel to school.  Pa + Ma went to Jamestown.  Pa got him a suit of clothes paid $11.50 for them.


(Aged 16)
Wea.                                            SAT. NOV. 19, 1898                 Ther.

Cut brush on Webster Place in A.M.  In P.M. stayed at home + cleaned up my gun.  Ma + Rollie went up to Unkle Gib’s.


(Aged 17)
Wea.                                             SUN. NOV. 19, 1899                 Ther.

Eat breakfast + dinner with the operator at Miller’s and walk from there about 5 mi to Fred’s grandfather after which we went to church.


(Aged 18)
Wea.                                              MON. NOV. 19, 1900               Ther.

In A.M. stayed at home.  Hired Frankie Kineston to work for me $200 per year and a quart of milk for 9 mos.  House furnished, etc.  In P.M. went to the burg got a saw cost $2.50 found a horse blanket.


(Aged 19)
Wea.                                              TUE. NOV. 19, 1901                Ther.

Went to factory in P.M. worked putting in stable floor. 



(Aged 20)
Wea.                                               WED.  NOV. 19, 1902             Ther.

David plowed.  I took Alice + baby over to see Dr. Rich he gave the baby a bottle.  Opened the silo.  In P.M. pa came over.  I split wood in the P.M.



(Aged 21)
Wea.                                              THU.  NOV. 19, 1903                 Ther.

NO MORE ENTRIES MADE.


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Editor's Note: In 1899 it seems the boys are done drumming up business for a while and are heading over to Fred's grandfather's house for a breather.  From what I can find, I believe Fred Whetmore was from the Warren, Pa area and about 17 years older than Allen--so not really a boy.  Of course, I could be way off but the pieces point this direction.

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