William Sunter Diary & Transcription, 1892
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JAN. TUESDAY 1 (1-364) 1889
WEDNESDAY 2 (2-363)
JAN. THURSDAY 3 (3-362) 1889
JAN 1 1892 FRIDAY 1st (4-361)
very fine day. no snow at all. roads quite muddy. Bella & I were up home (T.G's) for dinner, also Sandy + Em., Jno & Annie, Mr & Mrs Jno Moore, from Limehouse. All the T.G. family were present but bill. Stopped taking Herold & commenced " mercury.
JAN 2 1892 SATURDAY 5 (5-360)
at shot - closed down.
JAN 3 1892
Snowed nearly all day, cold at church in morning.
January Monday 4 1892
Cold, but no sleighing Election day, at shop all day shop closed down Normie weaned this date 19 months 2 days
January Tuesday 5 1892
Fine day. Bella & I at Annie K's for tea Dr R Orton was buried today
January Wednesday 6 1892
Snowing & blustry all day at shop
Jan Thursday 7 1892
Snowed quite a bit last night & early this morning, about 2 in snow on ground cold Bella, Normie & I up home for tea
Jan Friday 8 1892
Very cold & frosty this A.M. Good sleighing for cutter around the city. Mr. A Smith drove to Morriston this A.M. oysters .10 c
Jan Saturday 9 1892
Very cold at shop all day some sleighing about town oysters .20 c
Jan Sunday 10 1892
Cold but very fine day, a little more snow last night. G.E.B. & J Clark took their sleighs this A.M. for first time /Monday/ at church in evening Bella & myself
Jan Monday 11 1892
Cold 3 degrees below zero last night & very fine day. at shop all day. sleighing very good in city
Jan Tuesday 12 1892
Jan Wednesday 13 1892
Jan Thursday 14 1892
Jan Friday 15 1892
Jan Saturday 16 1892
Cold but fine winter day. Olly Abbot took sick at Mr Jas Talbots tea here today (rong date)
Jan Sunday 17 1892
Jan Monday 18 1892
Jan Tuesday 19 1892
Jan Wednesday 20 1892
Jan Thursday 21 1892
Jan Friday 22 1892
Beemer not at work today sick
Jan Saturday 23 1892
Jan Sunday 24 1892
Bella & I drove Mrs Abbot out Home to Evaton. Had dinner & tea a Robt Talbots. Mrs A. came back with us. Olley A.some better.
Jan. 25 MONDAY 28 (28-337) 1889
R McKenzie took his child to Hospital this A.M. with Dyphtheria.
26 TUESDAY 29 (29-336)
Mr Smith went to Mt Forest this A.M. splendid sleighing
27 WEDNESDAY 30 (30-335)
Fine day. but cold. Normie has a bad cold this P.M.
Jan. 28 THURSDAY 31 (31-334) 1889
very fine day. lots of snow
Mr T. Pearson commenced to cut my wood this A P.M. Normie some better.
Feb. 29 FRIDAY 1 (31-333)
Fine day. Thawing. at shop all day. (payday). Robt. McKenzie's. child died this A.M. with Dyphtheria.
Fisk Jubillee Singers sang in Dublin St M. Ch. last evening & a great treat. full house.
30 SATURDAY 2 (33-332)
very fine day. thewing Bella & Mrs French out for drving this afternoon. at shop all day. Mr & Mrs J. Moore and Jennie Fraser here today
Feb 10 11 Thursday 14 (45-320) 1889
11 12 Friday 15 (46-319)
very cold plenty of Snow Bella & I went out with a sleighing party to Richd Carters Eramosa.
12 13 Saturday 16 (47-318)
Snowed nearly all day roads drifted very bad in some places.
Feb. 13 15 Monday 18 (49-316) 1889
Very fine day. lots of snow Brother Will left for Brandon. Man. via C.P.R. this P.M.
14 16 Tuesday 19 (50-315)
17 Wednesday 20 (51-314)
Mrs M. A. Keables died this A.M. in Cleveland
Feb. 18 Thursday 21 (52-313) 1889
very fine day, splendid sleighing. Mrs Keables' body was brought to Guelph on noon train today. Bella & her Sister Jennie & Normie were out for a drive this afternoon. went up to see my father in eveng.
19 Friday 22 (53-312)
very stormy all day. at Mrs Keables funeral in afternoon.
20 Saturday 23 (54-311)
very fine day, at shop all day.
Beautiful day. thawing. went for a drive with Jumbo.
Feb. 22 Monday 25 (56-309) 1889
Very fine day snow going fast Loading car Rollers for Ingersoll this afternoon.
23 Tuesday 26 (57-308)
24 Wednesday 27 (58-307)
March 7 Monday 11 (70-295) 1889
very fine day Thos W. Gowdy & wife here for tea also Ges. McCallister & Miss P. Ellis.
8 Tuesday 12 (71-294)
No sleighing in town. Thos W. Gowdy & wife left today for Moose Jaw, Manitoba. sold him our Boy team to take with him also a Land Roller and Disk Harrow.
9 Wednesday 13 (72-293)
March 14 Monday 18 (77-288) 1889
15 Tuesday 19 (78-287)
very cold, & windy Wm Abbott & Hy Talbot left for the N. West T. this P.M. with 2 car loads of stock.
16 Wednesday 20 (79-286)
March 17 Thursday 21 (80-285) 1889
very fine day but cold. Loading Car of Impliments for A. A. Hudgin. Picton, today
18 Friday 22 (81-284)
no sleighing in town but rather cold & snowing a little all day. Had a post card from Brother Will.
19 Saturday 23 (82-283)