Keeping the Fires Burning

A Day in the Life: December 14th

(Aged 15)
Wea.                                           MON. DEC. 14, 1896               Ther. 

Went to school.  I kept fires at school.
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(Aged 17)
Wea.                                            WED. DEC. 14, 1898               Ther.

Went to school.  In eve went over to a party at Mrs. Hunt’s at Mud Creek.

(Aged 18)
Wea.                                             THU. DEC. 14, 1899               Ther.

Stayed at Mr. Connor’s all day.  Cassie + I had a fair time.  Fred went over in Rome Township + billed.  In eve got started to Hatch School but got lost + the horse tired out so we stopped + put up at Nick Grave’s. 

(Aged 19)
Wea.                                              FRI. DEC. 14, 1900                 Ther.

Cut 3 cd of wood.  Paid Jim $1.00.

(Aged 20)
Wea.                                              SAT. DEC. 14, 1901                Ther.

Stayed at home all day.  hard rain.  Frasier was down from Mrs. page’s + I let him a job of cutting wood + bolts at .55 and .60 cents a cord.

(Aged 21)
Wea.                                               SUN.  DEC. 14, 1902             Ther.

Stayed at home all day.   Pa, Ma, Rollie came over.


Editor's Note: Just a "fair time" not a fine time with Cassie?


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