Mary Agnes "Aggie" Cooper Diary, 1902-1903

Title

Mary Agnes "Aggie" Cooper Diary, 1902-1903

Creator

Mary Agnes "Aggie" Cooper

Source

Courtesy of Archival and Special Collections, University of Guelph

Language

English

Coverage

20th Century, York County, Vaughan Township, Ontario

Date Created

1902

Is Part Of

Mary Agnes "Aggie" Cooper Diary Collection

Medium

Scanned Manuscript

Transcription

{Cover page of the diary.}

1902 and 1903

84-PAGE

EXERCISE BOOK

Name M. A. Cooper.

Concord.

{An image is drawn in a square box, with a dotted line above and below the box. The image is of a corner of a downtown or city centre. On the street there are horse-and-buggies, and four TTC cars on tracks. There is a line-up of people around the block outside a building that reads: "Carpets & House Furnishing" and "The T. Eaton Co. Limited".}

Canada's Greatest Store

The T. EATON Co. LIMITED.

Yonge St., 190, 192, 196, 198, 200

Queen Street West, 10, 12, 14, 16, 18

James St., 11, 13, 15, 17, 19, 21, 23, 25, 27, 29

Albert Street, 15, 17 and 19

{On the right side of the list of addresses is a curly bracket pointing right} All Under One Roof Main Entrance --

BUYING OFFICES :

7 Warwick Lane and Warwick Square, LONDON, ENG.

190 YONGE ST.,

TORONTO, ONT.

6 St Andrews {Written at the top left corner, in blue}

{Rest of the page is left blank}

1902

Wed Jan 1st New Years Day, Fine day, and quiet mild, very little snow, but quiet a number of cutters out.

Thurs Jan 2nd Fine day and mild, sold the pigs, mine sold for $5.

Fri Jan 3rd Fine day, we were at home all-day.

Sat Jan 4th Fine and much colder, Uncle took aunt Mattie out to call on Mrs Gibson,

Sun Jan 5th Fine day, quiet mild, Uncle and Aunt Nellie at Church, I went to Fisherville, and we were all at Willie's for tea,

Mon Jan 6th Fine day. Mr and Mrs Keys also Mr and Mrs Keller and family here for tea,

Tue Jan 7th Fine day, I got my new blouse home, We went We went out to John Books to tea,

Wed Jan 8th Snowed very wet all afternoon, Eleiu Frisdalu and Armie Guoper here for tea. Uncle brought Margaret Brooks out. We went to Prayer meeting. fine evening.

Thurs Jan 9th Fine and mild, Sleighing quiet good, now again. We went for a sleigh ride down to Mrs Johnsons then Aunt Nellie and M. stayed at Pa's for tea,

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1902

1903

Fri Jan 10th_ Fine day very mild, aunt Mattie and I went to Toronto, I retrieved on the evening car,

Sat Jan 11th Very stormy in the afternoon, Uncle and I went to Richmond Hill in the afternoon,

Sun Jan 12th_ Very cold and stormy, We went to Church in the evening. quiet a debth of snow,

Mon Jan 13th ,, _Fine but but continued cold, Pa's are thrashing,

Tue Jan 14th._ {name?} finished thrashing. Aunt Nellie went down to have tea at Mrs Troyers, Uncle and I went for her in the evening.

Wed Jan 15.th Fine day and quiet mild. Election day, Mr T. F. Wallace defeated by ~ Aunt Nellie went to call at tries Duncans. I went out to a Carnival in a load in the evening.

Thurs Jan 16th. :Fine day turning colder, the sleighing good.

Fri Jn 17th. : Beautiful, clear, frosty day. I walked to Thornhill in the afternoon.

Sat Jan"th18_ Fine and very mild, I went down to Johnsons in the afternoon. Lizzie here for tea, Uncle at Thornhill in the evening.

Sun Jan 19th._ Beautiful, clear, frosty day, Uncle and I went to Fisherville in the afternoon. Uncle, Aunt Nellie and I went to Thornhill in the evening.

Mon Jan20th Fine stay, moderately cold, I went up to Marys for a while in the afternoon. Uncle finished hauling his wood.

Tue Jan 21st._ Fine morning, both rather stormy in the afternoon we were at home.

Wed Jan 22nd Very stormy snowed and drifted all last night and today,

Thurs Jan 23rd. Fine day, but snow very deep road not open until about 4. O'clock, about 14 inches of snow the greatest storm in a quarter of century with the exception that being Dec, 1898,

Fri Dec Jan 24 th.~ Fine day, quiet mild. Mr. Alf. Kellers sale,

Sat Dec 25 Th, _ Fine and mild, Uncle and I at Barrsills mill in the morning then brought Mary and the children down, then took them home at night

Sun Dec Jan 26th Snowing in the morning, then turned to rain misting and dull all day.

Mon Jan 27th_: Fine day, turning colder, Hillie and Thomas here cutting feed,

Tue Jan 28. Fine day, we were at home. Uncle in Toronto.

Wed Jan 29. Fine day, Mr. Jacksons hauling the hay. Aunt Nellie went to Toronto. Uncle took me out to the Band Carnival. Our hens started laying.

Thurs Jan 30 Fine day, Aunties came home. They went to W.A. meeting at Mrs Gibsons..

Fri Jan 31. Fine day untill evening it came a little snow. I went up to Mr Smellies wiith a party.

Sat Feb . 1. Very mild day, I went out with the Fisherville sleigh load to the afternoon Carnival.

Sun Feb 2. Very stormy day. Uncle and Aunt Nellie at Mr Farre for dinner., they had a dreadful time coming home.

Feb. 3. Very stormy, snowing and blowing all day, the roads blocked.

Tue Feb 4._ Fine day but very cold. the men are digging out this road. we are going through the field, but the lane is not very deep yet. Willie here for dinner.

Wed Feb 5.Th Fine day but still cold, Aunt Mattie and I went out to Thornhill in the sleigh for a drive, I went over to Pa's for a while. Aunties at home. Uncle and I went to WIllie's in the evening.

Thurs Feb 6th. Milder, snowing a little, I went up to Mr. Keys. stayed tea. Cecil brought me home.

Fri Feb 7th. Very windy and blowing snow. We went up to Sherwood for a drive to look for thrashers.

Sat Feb. 8th Stormy again but not quiet as bad as usual, We went over to Pa's for tea.

Sun Feb 9 - Very stormy day, the roads filled in again. our people did not get out to church. I went across the field to Pa's, Elsie and Cecil there

Mon Feb 10. Fine day, pretty cold, We went out to the Social at Mrs Gibsons, collection at table to 20.60

Tue Feb 11. Fine in the morning, the wind getting up storming in the afternoon.

Wed Feb 12. Very cold, and drifting, Uncle and I took Aunt Mattie out to meet the Car, Uncle and T. Farr away in afternoon the latter there for tea.

Thurs Feb 13_ Blowing and drifting again. Pa, here for dinner. We went down in the sleigh called at Pooles' and up to Willie's.

Fri Feb 14. Fine day. beautiful, clear and sunshiny, the first real fine day, for some time. Annie Teasdale here for tea.

Sat Feb 15. Fine day, thawing a good deal, Uncle brought Mary and the children down. Willie here for tea.

Sun Feb 16. Fine day, beautiful and mild. I went to Fisherville, and we all went to Thornhill.

Mon Feb 17. Fine day, still mild. Thomas and George. Poole here for cutting wood. roads getting bad

Tue Feb. 18. Very cold. Uncle and I up at Mr Keys to the gathering and presentation. Aunt Nellie kept Marjorie and Charlie.

Fri Feb 19. Fine but very cold, Uncle took me to the Carnival.

Sat Feb 20. Fine day, much warmer; Thawing and working water run, I called at Marys and Mas.

Fri Feb. 21st Fine day, warm and thawing, roads very bad, the horses cut nut. Aunt Jemmies and Aunt Mattie came.

Sat Feb 22.nd Fine and very warm. thawing very much, the fields are wearing bare. Uncle took us nut in the sleigh. Aunt J. and N. at marys, Aunt Mattie at Mr whites collecting , Mr Farrs called.

Sun Feb 23rd, Beautiful day. very mild and taking the snow. Pa's all here for tea. Willie's had Charles Wycliffe chistened the morning. I was at church.

Mon Feb 24th. Rained a little then came out fine. Uncle and Aunt Nellie at Thornhill, Made a road up to the corner, and drove down our lane. We cut our marmalade in the evening.

Tue Feb 25. Fine day, beautiful and mild. I went to Toronto, seen Mrs Wallbridge, Fine and Sara Farr here for tea.

Wed Feb 26. Fine day snow nicely. roads are getting a little better. We were all at home. pretty dirty.

Thurs Feb 27. Fine day. the snow going nicely. Uncle and Aunt Mattie wwent to Mr. Alfred Farrs, very dirty and slushy, but no deep water.

Fri Feb 28. Raining all day, snow and water going nicely, the water over the road, at home all day, bigger rut

Sat Mar 1. Fine afternoon, Uncle drove me to call at Mary, Watsons in the afternoon.

Sun Mar 2. Raining a little. Uncle and aunt Mattie at morning church. at home the rest of day. Muddy, and wet, but the roads are better.

Mm Mar 3_ Fine day. Uncle brought Mr and Mrs Watsons also Pa's all here for tea. Uncle brought {illegible}

Tue Mar 4. Uncle helping to pack Mr Alfred Heffers cars, I was at Mrs {name} learning to do pointe lace. I fanr called in evening. The car left at {full name?}, a little colder,

Wed Mar 5. Fine day. I was at a quilting at {illegible} Reanians.

Thurs Mar 6. Fine, thawing pretty muddy, Uncle and Aunt Mattie at Mr Farro to meet Mr Andersons. George Morse and Clyde Berry, landed at 9:30_

Fri Mar 7th. Fine day, muddy, but snow ready all gone, Uncle helped to bring machine. Mr Bermett called Mrs Teasdale and Armie also Mr fins Audersons and Tom Farr here for tea,

Sat Mar 8th, Fine in morning, It came a little snow in the afternoon and evening. Mr Gibson called.

Sun Mar 9th. Fine mild day, the freeh snow ready all gone. Uncle and Aunt Nellie at church. I went to Fisherville in the afternoon.

Mon Mar 10th. Fine day, we are thrashing.

Tue Mar 11th Raining at intervals. Our people finished thrashing about nine O'clock. Aunt Jermie and Aunt Nellie went down on the 4'Oclock

Wed Mar 12. Raining a little, Uncle helped thrashers away. Tom Farr brought Mum's Bottoms out in evening.

Thurs Mar 12. Fine day, a little windy. Uncle turun at Mr. Brealesy to pee the wind stacker. Morres tell

Fri Mar 13. Fine warm day, Uncle took Auntie out to finish collecting, Roads getting a little dry. We went out to Lenten Service, Robins, grey bride here but I have not seen them

Sat Mar 15. Fine but a little colder, Lizzie here in the afternoon. Mr and Mrs Gibson here for tea.

Sun Mar 16. Rained a little in the morning. We went out to church in the evening. Miss Duncan died,

Mon Mar 17 Fine but decidely colder. thawed very little Lizzie here to stay all night. Auntie and I called at Miss Duncans.

Tue Mar 18. Fine day, but still cold. they took Mrs Charlton, down to Mrs Masons, Uncle down in Toronto at night.

Wed Mar 19. Miss Duncan buried, quiet cold, and frozen clear. I went to Prayer meeting in the evening.

Thurs Mar 20 Fine day, Aunt Mattie and I over Ma's quilting all day.

Fri Mar 21. Fine and very mild the roads are beautiful and dry. Aunt Nellie came home in the afternoon. Uncle and I at Mr Forbes' Party,

Sat Mar 22. Fine and very warm, we planted onions, I went up to Mary for tea, Maud Blank and Armie called in the evening. Mick here to hire. Started to use green onions

Sun Mar 23. Beautiful day, the roads are very dusty. Uncle and Auntie at morning church, Aunt Mattie & I at Fishervile, Uncle and Aunt Mattie and I at evening service.

Mon Mar 24. Fine and warm, I was at Pa's in evening then Aunties and I at Willie's, We planted lettuce seed.

Tue Mar 25. Fine and warm, our first turkey layed, We cleaned our Cellar and Chamber. Mick stayed work this morning. Pa's started seeding.

Wed Mar 26. Aunt Mattie and I went to Toronto, I went {written in between lines} Our men started seeding. layed. {written below} to Prayer Meeting in the evening, second Turkey

Thurs Mar 27. Fine day, very warm, men seeding, I brought Mary and the children down.

Fri Mar 28. Good Friday. we were at Pa's for dinner, had Turkey and Plumb Pudding, Rained heavily at night, I was invited to a party at Mr Janes but too wet,

Sat Mar 29. Rained, nearly all day, We took our stove out, all seeding stopped.

Easter Sunday

Sun Mar 30th Fine day. untill it came a very heavy rain late in the afternoon, Uncle and Auntie at morning Church, I went to Fisherville, in the rain

Mon Mar 31st. Fine but cold, We papered the spare room up stairs, very wet in the evening.

Tue Apr 1st, Fine but very cold, Uncle helping to move Mrs Watson, We papered our room. Prayer meeting in eve

Wed Apr 2nd, Fine but cold, We finished upstairs, Uncle was in Toronto, I went to a party at Susie Gallanough

Thurs Apr 3rd. Fine day, but cold, Aunties at W. A. meeting, I went over to Pa's for milk. the Colt hitched

Fri Apr 4. Fine and a little warmer, Mr and Miss Farr and Lily here for tea,

Sat Apr 5. Fine day, no seeding this week untill they cultivated a little, this afternoon, We went to Mrs Troyers in the evening.

Sun Apr 6. Fine day, a little chilly, Uncle , Aunt Mattie and I at church, I went to Fisherville Ma, Annie and Lizzie here for tea, Uncle down to see Mr Bales.

Mon Apr 7th. Raining in the afternoon, we cleaned pantry and Cupboards, Annie called in the afternoon,

Tue Apr 8th. Raning in the evening, We papered our kitchen ceiling. and cleaned in the men doing a little seeding.

Wed Apr 9th. Raining all day, Roads very muddy, men knocked off seeding for the rest of week seeding. Mr Wilkinson and Cousin Mercy here for tea, I went to Prayer Meeting,

Thurs Apr 10th, Came a shower, Aunt Nellie up at Mary's for tea. Uncle, Aunt Mattie and I at Pa's in evening.

Apr 11th. Rained a little, Uncle brought, Marjorie and Charlie down in the morning, and Mary came down for tea, No seeding this week


Apr 12. Raining at intervals and hailing, the men raking the yard, and drawing out Locusts, I went to the Store in the evening.

Apr 13. Dull and cool, Uncle and Aunties out at church, I went to Fisherville, Uncle and Aunt Mattie went down to Mrs Troyers, Mr Baldwin died this morning.

Mon apr 14. Fine but cold, Uncle drove Mrs Troyers down to Toronto, Aunt Mattie went down to Town.

Tue Apr 15. Fine and much warmer, Uncle is driving Mr Sr John around, (J.C) Mr Horne pruning trees.

Wed Apr 16. Fine and Warm, Uncle and Aunt Nellie at Richmond hill and called at Mrs McElroys, I went to Prayer Meeting. M

Thurs Apr 17, Fine and quiet warm; I walked out to Thornhill and called at Mary Watsons, Uncle out in the evening, we have (3C)

Fri Apr 18. Fine day at home, Marjorie and Charlie stayed here while Mary went to town.

Sat Apr 19. Fine day. Aunt Mattie came home on the afternoon car.

Sun Apr 20. Fine day and warm, Uncle and I at Fisherville in the afternoon, and Uncle, Aunt Nellie and I at evening church. Aunt Mattie at Pa's in evening . Mrs Charlton died.

Mon Apr 21. We took paper off the parlor and got the new paper on. We set our two young turkeys

Tue Apr 22 - Fine but extremely hot and high wind. put the border on the parlor and cleaned it. Uncle and Aunt Nellie at the funeral. The girls here in the afternoon.

Wed Apr 23 - Much cooler. We finished cleaning, I went to Prayer Meeting in the evening.

Thur Apr 24 - Fine day, We were at home all day, until evening I went up to Mary's

Fri Apr 25 - Rained heavily at night, our men finished seeding, this afternoon.

Sat Apr 26 - Raining all morning and a very high wind in the afternoon, Tom Farr here for a while.

Sun Apr 27. We had our Turkey. Pa's also Willies and Elsie Tisdale here for dinner. I went over to the Methodists in morn.

Mon Apr 28 - Fine and quiet warm, Uncle and I went for a drive in the evening.

Tue Apr 29 - Cooler and rained heavily in the evening.

Wed Apr 30th_ Fine but cold, Elsie Tisdale and Annie Cooper here for a while in the afternoon. I went to Prayer Meeting.

Thur May 1. Fine and a little warmer, Uncle out at Mr Gallanoughs Sale. Aunties out at the W. A. {Women's Auxiliary} Meeting. Mary and George Chapman here for tea.

Fri May 2,. Dull and cold, raining in the evening. Will Riddell here patching the roof.

Sat May 3. Fine and warmer, Aunt Mattie called over at Pa's, in the afternoon. At Marys in eve.

Sun May 4. Rained a little. We went to Church I went to Fisherville, Jennie Clark and Lizzie here in the evening.

Mon May 5. Fine and warm, had our lawn cut the first time; Uncle and Aunt Nellie out for a drive, I called up at Marys in the evening.

Tue May 6_ Uncle planted Mangels, rained in the afternoon and cold.

Wed May 7. Fine but cold, I went to Prayer Meeting in the evening.

Thur May 8th_ Fine day, but cold, We were at home. in the evening. Aunt Nellie called at Mrs Bowens'.

Fri May 9th. Fine but dull and cold, We were at home. Uncle and Aunt Mattie went for a drive.

Sat May 10. Fine but cold. very heavy frost last night. See 1/4 of an inch thick. Aunt Mattie and I called at Felicias and Mary Watsons_ Tom Farr here for tea

Sun May 11. Fine and slightly warmer, Uncle and Aunt Mattie at Mr Revies, Aunt Nellie at Morning Church. I went to Fisherville

Mon May 12. Fine and warm but dull, Men started manure hauling, Aunties went up to Willies, Charlie has convulsions. 7 Uncle and Willie went up for the Doctor

Tue. May 13. Fine and a little warmer. I went up to see Charlie. _ Uncle and I down at Mr Johnsons in evening.

Wed May 14. Fine day. Mrs Troyer here to spend the day. Auntie and Uncle brought Marjorie down. I went to Prayer Meeting.

Thur May 15_ Fine day. Aunt Mattie came home from Willies. I went to the raising at Mr Fishers. Uncle and Aunt Mattie at a Meeting at the Church about the pic nic. Girls called. {Above the word "called" it reads "at 1".}

Fri May 16._ Fine and warmer, Mrs Albert Farr and Tom here for tea.

Sat May 17__ Fine day, Annie and I were down at Mr Teasdales, Lizzie here for tea.

Sun May 18_ Fine but dull, I went to Fisherville. They took Marjorie home. Uncle, Aunt Mattie and I at evening Church.

Mon May 19_ Very. Very, hot, Uncle and Tom Farr in Toronto, We made dandelion wine and went up to Willies in evening.

Tue May 20_ Fine after a shower in the morning, Uncle brough, Dick and Mary Watson out to spend the day.

Wed May 21st - Fine day, we took our Coal stove out and cleaned the Room.

Thur May 22. Finished cleaning the upstairs down, Very hot. Mr Huff out fixing the pumps, heavy thunder storm at night.

Fri May 23 - Very hot and sultry. Men are cleaning The Cistern out, came a thunder storm at night. I was at Pa's in the afternoon.

Sat May 24 - Very warm, and showery, we went over to Pa's in the evening. We had 41 turkeys hatched out and 38 living now.

Sun May 25 - Dull and warm Uncle and Aunties went to church, I went to did not go to Fisherville as it looked like rain. Vermer Cook came home with thaw and Annie and Lizzie here. Uncle, Lizzie and I went to evening service.

Mon May 26 Fine and warm we were at home.

Tue May 27 - Turned quiet cold, Men working on the roads.

Wed May 28 - Very cold, Aunt Nellie and I in Toronto in the afternoon. I went to Prayer Meeting. Mr John Milne here all night.

Thur May 29_ Election Day. Mr St John in with over 400 Majority. Cold, and a frost with ice last night. I called at Pa's in the evening. (C.T. away.

Fri May 30_ A little warmer, Uncle went out for Lily Farr. fine day,

Sat May 31_ Fine day, Aunt Mattie and I up at Marys in the evening. Lily went to Thornhill.

Sun June 1. Fine but very hot, Uncle, Aunt Mattie and {between the lines it reads: Peace in S. Africa declared} I went to church I went to Fisherville. Ma, Mary, and the children here for tea.

Mon June 2, Fine but very warm. Uncle helping at {between the lines it reads: We have only 24 turkeys.} Tom Bowes. Mr and Mrs Gibson called in the evening. Aunt Nellie called at Miss Thomas.

Tue June 3_ Fine but still warm, came a shower. in the afternoon. I went to Prayer Meeting

Wed June 4_ Uncle at Bowes' he and Auntie went for a drive in the evening. Annie and Clara Teasdale here for tea.

Thur June 5, {it appears the number 2 was originally written, then corrected to read 5} Fine day. We I were at home. Day of Mrs Charltons Sale. Aunties at W. A. Meeting at Mrs Gibsons.

Fri June 6th_ Fine day, but cool, Aunt Mattie went to Toronto, I went up to Mary's in evening

Sat June 7_ Fine day. Tom Farr here for tea.

Sun June 8_ Fine but very cool and windy. We went to Morning Church, I went to Fisherville in the afternoon.

Mon June 9_ Fine day and, Mr and Mrs Gibson called also T. Farr. Aunt Mattie came home on the evening Car.

Tue June 10th_ Fine and cool, Uncle and Mr McKenzies raising.

Wed June 11th_ Fine day but cold, I went to Prayer Meeting

Thur June 12_ Fine day, and a little warmer.

Fri June 13_ Fine and warmer. Doctor Minnie, Jimmy and Arthur Appelbe came on the evening train.

Sat June 14_ Fine and warm. Uncle took the Doctor up to Maple, Dr Sisley's.

Sun June 15_ Fine and extremely warm. Mr & Mrs Reive, also Kathleen, and Pa's family here to spend the day.

Mon June 16_ Raining in the morning. Aunt Lizzie came, They all went over to Pa's to spend the day.__

Tue June 17_ Fine day, and cool, The Appelbe's came back here, Mary and the children called, Aunt Lizzie went home in the evening.

Wed June 18_ Fine day, Annie and Lizzie here. Uncle at Mr Jacksons raising, He took Minnie and Aunt Nellie for drive

Thur June 19 Fine and quiet {quite} warm, Uncle, Aunt Nellie the Doctor and Minnie all drove out to Markham Village for the afternoon. I went to Prayer Meeting.

Fri June 20_ Fine day, but a little showery in the evening. We all went out to Pic Nic.

Sat June 21_ Raining in the morning. The Appelbes left on the morning train, Uncle went up to Mr Bothams, Aunt Mattie and I went up to Marys in the evening it is quiet cold,

Sun June 22 - Fine but dull and cold. I went to Fisherville, and we walked out to evening church.

Mon June 23 - Fine but dull, Aunt Mattie went down to bring Aunt Rosetta up, Miss Pages called, the day of Elia {Picked}

Tue June 24 - Fine but rather dull, Aunt Mattie {"Had green peas" written in between lines} and Uncle out at the Moon's Supper.

Wed Jun 25 - Rained heavily in the afternoon and evening -

Thur June 26 -Fine but very windy, Jennie Green and Reata Cooke, here, Uncle and Aunt Nellie at Thornhill in the evening, Aunt Rosetta, Aunt Mattie and I at Pa's in the evening (Coronation Postponed)

Fri June 27 - Fine and a little warmer, Uncle at Mr Whites moving a farm, I went to Mr Teasdales, Aunt Mattie and Aunt Rosetta at Ma's for tea, Lizzie finished her Exam,

Sat June 28_ Fine day, Uncle at a raising down the 2nd Mrs Dean and Major, also Ma, and Lizzie here.

Sun June 29_ Rained heavily all morning, did not go to Church, In the evening. Uncle, Aunt Mattie and I went, fine evening.

Mon June 30th_ Raining heavily most of the day, at home.

Tue July 1_ "Dominion Day" Fine day, Uncle, Aunt Mattie, and I went up to Maple Pic-nic, the girls here picking peas in evening.

Wed July 2_ Fine and quiet warm. Aunt Kate also, Katie and Irene Chapman here. We went up to call at Mary's in the afternoon

Thur July 3_ Rained heavily last night, fine today_ Aunties went to W. A. Meeting at John Cooks, Aunt still here, they brought little Alice home.

Fri July 4_ Fine but warmer, Mr and Mrs Gibson called. Aunt went home, also little Alice

Sat July x5_ Extremely warm, and very heavy thunder and lightning.

Wed July x9_ Dull and showery, day of the Sunday. S. Pic-nic to Bonds Lake. I went to Prayer Meeting, and Auntie over at Pas.

Thur July 20 10_ Fine day, and cool, Mary and the children here all day. We went up there in the evening.

Fri July 21 11_ Fine day, and still cool. Mr Mrs and Miss Gibson here for tea.

Sat July 22 12_ Fine but warmer. Aunt Mattie and {between the lines it reads: Men cut first hay.} I walked out to Mrs Deans for tea.

Sun July 23 13_ Fine but extremely warm. Aunt M and I at Mary Watsons for tea. Uncle, Aunt Nellie and Annie went down to the Firemen's funeral.

{The diary entries continue on the next half page. It appears the diarist made an error in the dates for this part of July and has been attempting to make corrections.}

Sun July x6th_ Fine but very warm. Uncle and Aunt Nellie at morning Church. Uncle Aunt Mattie and I at evening Church

Mon July x7th_ Fine morning but very hot, rained very heavily in the afternoon. Margaret and Alice here, ; Uncle brought Marjorie

Tue July x8_ Very hot, the girls left,

Mon July 14_ Fine day, but very warm, rained in evening

Tue July 15_ Fine and moderately warm. Uncle and myself {there is a smudge and scribble underneath the word "myself". It is unclear what was previously written.} went for a drive. Aunt Nellie at Mrs Teasdales for tea.

Wed July 16_ Fine day, men haying, but it came a heavy rain at night. Aunt Nellie in Toronto fo the afternoon.

Thur July 17_ Fine day, but no haying. I went over to Prayer Meeting in the evening.

Fri July 18_ Fine and quiet warm. George Fisher here in the afternoon haying

Sat July 19_ Rained heavily most of the day. We were at home. We used green apples

Sun July 20_ Rained at intervals all day, and very heavy in the evening. We went to Church

Mon July 21_ Rained most of the day; Uncle and Aunt Nellie at Thornhill in the morning, Aunt Mattie and I at Pa's in evening.

Tue July 22_ Fine and quiet warm. Men doing a little at the hay in the afternoon. Jennie Phillips and Elsie Tisdale here for tea.

Wed July 23_ Came a thunder shower. G. Fisher here in the morning. Aunties also Annie and Lizzie, at Munro Park and Hanlans Point. T. Farr here for tea.

Thur July 24_ Fine day, but threatening. I went to Prayer Meeting in the evening. Uncle and Aunt Mattie out for a drive. Aunt Nellie out picking berries, got 4qts 1pt.

Fri July 25_ Fine day and warm. G. Fisher here. Aunt Mattie and I at Mrs Troyers in eve.

Sat July 26_ Fine but hot until about four it came a thunderstorm,

Sun July 27_ Very warm. Uncle, Aunt Mattie and I at Church. Heavy thunderstorm in afternoon Aunt Mattie and I at Pa's in the evening

Mon July 28_ Very warm clearing. Lizzie here all day.

Tue July 29_ Fine but warm. Our men haying alone. T. Farr here for tea.

WedJuly 30_ Fine and warm. T. Farr here helping to finish haying. I went to Prayer Meeting.

Thur July 31st_ Fine but warm, men started harvest but broke the machine in the afternoon. Frankie Morse came out on the noon car.

Fri Aug 1st._ Fine after a heavy rain last night. Aunt N. and Uncle called on Mrs {Crops?}. Aunt Nellie, Frankie and I out picking berries. F. and I at Pa's in the evening.

Sat Aug 2_ Fine but warm, Lizzie here for tea and Annie in the evening. Uncle broke machine

Sun Aug 3._ Fine but threatening rain. We were all at Pa's for to spend the day.

Mon Aug 4_ Fine day. "Civic Holiday" Mary and the children also Ma here.

Tue Aug 5_ Rained in the afternoon. Frankie and I over at Ma's for tea.

Wed Aug 6_ Fine day. The girls also Frankie and I up at Mary's for tea and then came down to Prayer Meeting.

Thur Aug 7_ Frankie went home in the morning We were at home.

Fri Aug 8_ Fine day but rained last night. Uncle and I out at Thornhill in the evening

Sat Aug 9th_ Fine day, the men at Mr Horne's thrashing I went to Maple on the eve. train

Sun Aug 10_ Rained heavily in the morning. We {between the lines it reads: F. N. died.} went to Church. at Mr Keys for tea

Mon Aug 11_ Fine day and quiet cool. I was at Mr Knights for tea. and home in the evening. Aunties away picking berries

Tue Aug 12_ Fine day. the men all here working Aunt Nellie and the girls picking berries Maud Troyer called in the evening.

Wed Aug 13_ Fine day, the men over at Pa's, Aunt Mattie went up for Marjorie.

Thur Aug 14_ Fine day. We took Marjorie home.

Fri Aug 15_ Fine and cool. Aunt Nellie and I picking berries. the girls and I at Mr Leasdales for tea. We got word of Florence Nightingales death.

Sat Aug 16_ Fine day. The men finished cutting at Pa's also here. Aunt Nellie and I at Mary Watsons for tea. Maud Ward died.

quiet a heavy white frost last night. {This sentence was written at the top of the page, lighter than the rest of the diary entries.}

Fri Aug 5_ The men all here. Annie and Lizzie here for dinner. Ma came home.

Sat Aug Sept 6_ Fine day. the men all finished harvest here all but the {king? This word was written on top of a previous word, which was scratched out. It is unclear what the original word was.}. Grant left Pa's.

Sun Aug Sept 7_ Fine day. "Concord Church Opening" The Rev. Mr Starr preached. I stayed dinner at Pa's_ Willie Farrs' and two gentlemen here for tea. I went to Church in the evening.

Mon Aug Sept 8_ Fine day. We went to the lecture over at the Church.

Tue Aug Sept 9_ Rained nearly all day. Willie & Mary also Uncle at the Exhibition. We kept the children.

Wed Aug Sept 10_ Fine day. Mary came for the children. Mr and Mrs Thomas Nightingale and Gertrud came. Tom Farr here for tea.

Wed Thur Aug Sept 11_ Fine day. Mr Nightingales left. Annie and Lizzie here for a while in the afternoon

Fri Aug Sept 12_ Rained nearly all day. Mick went away to the Exhibition.

Sat Aug 13_ Fine day. but cold. Aunt Mattie and I went out to call at Mr Gibsons.

Sun Aug Sept 14_ Fine but cold. Pa's family also Willies here to spend the day.

Mon Aug Sept 15_ Fine day. We were at home all day.

Tue Aug Sept 16_ Fine day. Aunt Mattie and I went to Toronto, went up to Alices. went to the Princess in the evening. "Princess Chic."

Wed Aug Sept 17_ Fine day. We were at Alices all day.

Thur Aug Sept 18_ Fine day. we were down town in the morning, and I came home on 4. O'clock car Mrs McElroy here also Ma, for tea.

Fri Aug Sept 19-- Dull day. Mrs McElroy went home on the evening car.

Sat Aug Sept 20_ Fine day. Aunt Nellie and I over at Ma's, the Miss Bells there with camera.

Sun Aug Sept 21_ Fine day very warm. I went to Fisherville then we went out to evening Church.

Mon Aug Sept 22_ Fine day, summer heat, the men finished thrashing at Mr Horne's. We picked elder berries; I went up to Marys for a while in the afternoon. Uncle and I went for a drive in the evening.

Tue Aug Sept 23_ Fine and very warm, Peter Huff her fixing the pump. we put up a little box stove.

Wed Aug Sept 24_ Fine but decidedly colder, and windy, picked our St Lawrence Apples. Lizzie here for tea.

Thur Aug Sept 25_ Very cold and windy I was up at Mary's all day. Went to Harvest Thanksgiving Service. it rained a little.

Fri Aug Sept 26_ Threatening rain. Lizzie called in morning

Sat Aug 27_ Dull day, rained heavily at night, I called over at Ma's in the afternoon.

Sun Aug Sept 28_ Rained all morning. Uncle and I went to Fisherville Thanksgiving Service in the afternoon, and at Thornhill in eve

Mon Aug Sept 29_ Fine day. Uncle away for wood in the afternoon and "brot" Marjorie

Tue Aug Sept 30 -- Dull and raining in the afternoon

Wed Oct 1 -- Fine but cold and very windy.. Aunt Mattie came home from Toronto. Uncle and I went to Fisherville Harvest Home, it was a very good entertainment.

Thur Oct 2_ Fine day. Aunties at W.A. Meeting. Mary and the children here for tea. I went to Prayer Meeting in the evening.

Fri Oct 3_ Fine day. I went down to Mr Teasdales for tea. Aunt Nellie and Uncle at Mr Fred Farrs for tea.

Sat Oct 4_ Fine day. Lizzie called in the afternoon We were over at Pa's in the evening.

Sun Oct 5_ Rained very heavily in the afternoon and evening. Uncle and Aunties at Morning Church. Fire in house first time

Mon Oct 6_ Dull and cold. Mrs Milne here to spend the day.

Tue Oct 7_ Fine day, untill evening it rained heavily. Aunties up at Willies.

Wed Oct 8_ Fine day. but a little colder. Elsie Tisdale came, she and I over at Pa's in the evening. Uncle and Aunt Mattie up at Richmond Hill Church Opening.

Thur Oct 9th_ Fine but very cold, Elsie and I went up to Mrs Charltons to a quilting.

Fri Oct 10_ Fine day heavy frost with ice last {above the word "last" it reads: the frost ice} night. Elsie left. Uncle up at Schombery Fair

Sat Oct 11_ Fine day much warmer. Elsie Tisdale and Elmore Reaman here for two bags of Nuts, Aunt Mattie and I walked out to Thornhill. Earnie Parkinson buried. Auntie brot Mary.

Sun Oct 12. Uncle, Aunt Mattie and I at Church Very dull day, but did not rain untill evening. Willies also Annie and Lizzie here for tea.

Mon Oct 13_ Cleaned back stairs and the Clothes Closets, damp, squawly day.

Tue Oct 14_ Fine day, the men commenced of roots. We cleaned upstairs. T. Farr here.

Wed Oct 15_ Fine day. we washed and did general work Aunties walked to Thornhill in the afternoon I went to Pas, he has a boil on his arm, Ma took her turkeys to Toronto and got fifteen cents a pound.

Thur Oct 16 - Fine day, Thanksgiving Day, and Woodbridge Fair. Aunt Nellie up at Bradford to spend the day (cleaned pantry

Fri Oct 17 - Fine day. We cleaned, spare bedroom parlor and dining room.

Sat Oct 18 - Wet day. We cleaned our kitchen. I went over to Pa's for tea.

Sun Oct 19 - Fine mask of the day, just a little shower. We went to Fisherville. Uncle and Aunt Nellie and I. Uncle, Aunt Mattie and I went to Thornhill in the every

Mon Oct 1920 Fine day. With exception of showers. Pa's came over for apples.

Tue Oct 21 Fine day, men nearly through roots, the firls here for a while in the afternoon. Mary and the children here for tea. Aunt Mattie and I at Pa's in the evening.

Wed Oct 29 - Fine day. Aunties in Toronto. Aunt Mattie remained. We finished picking apples. 10 {?} as well as boxes.

Thur Oct 23,_ Fine day but cold. Started of our {Mat?} men finished roots. I went to Prayer Meeting

Fri Oct 24 {the number 24 was written over the number 23}_ Fine day, a little wrmer. Mrs Leasdale and Annie, also Mrs Troyer here for tea.

Sat Oct 25 {the number 25 was written over the number 24}_ Fine and warm. Aunt Mattie out I came home in the afternoon.

Mon {this word was written in bold over the word Sun} Oct 26 27_ Fine day but cold.We killed our turkeys sold. for 11. cts. to Mr Johnson.

Mon Sun Oct 25 26 Fine day quiet warm. Uncle and Aunties at morning church. Aunt Mattie and I at Fisherville in the afternoon. We started out to evening church but turned back on account of rain. Uncle at Mr Farrs for tea.

Tue Oct 27 28_ Fine but cold. I went out to Mrs Shuters Sale. and stayed and had tea at Mary Watsons. I came home with Mr Keys.

Wed Oct 29 {this number was written over the number 28}_ :Fine but very cold, quiet a squawl of snow last night. I brought Marjorie down. we finished our Mat. I sold my pig to Mr Pearson for $11.50.

Thur Oct 29 30_ Fine morning but it rained heavily in the afternoon then clearing. Uncle and Aunt Mattie took Walnut trees out to Mary Watsons. I went to Prayer Meeting in the evening.

Fri Oct 31 {this number was written over the number 30}. Fine day. We were at home all day. {above this line it reads: We went to Miss Duncans in evening.}

Sat Nov. 1._ Fine day. men finished thrashing at Mr Clarks

Sun. Nov 2_ Fine day. Aunties and Uncle at Morning Church. I went to Fisherville. Aunt Mattie and I at evening church. Uncle and Aunt Nellie at Willies in the evening.

Mon Nov 3_ Fine day and very warm. we were at home all day.

Tue Nov 4_ Fine day. very warm. We killed out pig. at noon.

Wed Nov 5_ Very mild. Auntie and I out at Thornhill called at Mrs Parkinsons, Mrs Welsh and Felicias.

Thur Nov 6_ Fine day. We were at home all day. {above this line it reads: Aunties at W. A.}

Fri Nov 7_ Fine day. we were at home, all day, Lizzie and Annie here in the evening.

Sat Nov 8_ Fine day. Aunt Mattie and I went to Toronto for the day.

Sun Nov 9th_ Fine day, and quiet mild. Aunt Mattie, Uncle, and Willies at Morning Church. I went to Fisherville in the afternoon.

Mon Nov 10_ Fine day. we were at home all day.

Tue Nov 11_ Very cold day. Mr and Mrs Watson and Lizzie and Fanny Bowes here for tea. rained.

Wed Nov 12 {this number is written in bold over the number 11}_ Uncle in Toronto, got our Coal-Oil stove $4.75. I went over to the Church to a Temperance Meeting

Thur Nov. 13 {this number is written in bold over the number 14}_ Fine day. Aunt Mattie over at Pa's for tea.

Fri Nov 14 {this number is written in bold over the number 15}_ Fine day, we were at home, all day, roads bad. {above this line it reads: men finished ploughing}

Sat Nov 15 {this number is written in bold over the number 16}_ Fine day, roads very muddy. I went to Mr Teasdales.

Sun Nov 16 {this number is written in bold over the number 17}_ Fine day. I went to Fisherville. Went to evening Ch. {church}

Mon Nov 17 18_ Fine but cold. Aunt Nellie at Willies. raining at night.

Tue Nov 18 {this number is written in bold over the number 19}_ Raining nearly all day. We drove to Toronto.

Wed Nov 19 {this number is written in bold over the number 20}_ Dull day, mild. I went to Prayer Meeting. got 1/3 ton coal

Thur Nov 20 {this number is written in bold over the number 21}_ Fine and very mild. How and Reive called. Mr Sloan, died. roads very muddy.

Fri Nov 21 {this number is written in bold over the number 22}_ Mild and quiet foggy every day. Aunt Nellie at Ma's for tea. Uncle in Toronto. "Mr Frances Party."

Sat Nov 22 Fine and mild. Lizzie came over in the evening.

Sun Nov 23,_ Much colder, Uncle and Aunt Nellie at Morning Church. I went to Fisherville. Ma and Annie here for a while. Uncle and Aunt M. went to Willies in eve.

Mon. Nov 24,_ Fine day, and quiet mild. Uncle in Toronto, Lizzie went home in the evening.

Tue Nov. 25_ Fine day; Mary and the children here all day. {above this line it reads: Mr Gibsons called.}

Wed Nov. 26_ Fine morning, but storm started about two Oclock Uncle in Toronto; Mick at ploughing Bee at Mr Beaucocks. farm.

Thur Nov 27_ Fine day, but quiet a fall of snow about four inches. We were out at Mr Gibsons to a Euchre Party. cold night.

Fri Nov 28_ Fine day, snow still remains. Mick left.

Sat Nov 29_ Fine day, much milder, Annie called, Mr Frank Smith died, at noon. Put up Coal stove.

Sun Nov 30_ Fine day much colder, Uncle, Aunt Mattie and I at morning church; I went to Fisherville.

Mon Dec 1_ Fine day. and a little colder. Mrs Botham and Morris came.

Tue Dec 2_ A little milder. Our people at Mr Smiths funeral. Mrs Botham left.

Wed Dec, 3rd _ Rained a little; then a fine warm day, We butchered. I went to Prayer Meeting.

Thur Dec 4_ Fine day, turned much colder. We brought our Cooking stove in. day of Prohibition Vote. Our people, at W. A. Meeting. I was at Marys for a while.

Fri Dec 5_ Fine but very cold; heaviest frost. I went down to Toronto on the noon car. John {Smurthwaite} killed.

Sat Dec 6_ Fine but very cold. Aunt Mattie and Uncle drove down to Toronto, I came home on the car.

Sun Dec 7_ Came {a capital "L" can be seen under the word "Came"} a little snow, Uncle and Aunt Nellie at morning church. Aunt Mattie and I went over to Pa's for a while. Tom Farr here for tea.

Mon Dec 8_ Fine but extremely cold. Uncle went down and got 1 1/4 tons of coal.

Tue Dec 9_ Fine but still cold down to 2 {symbol for degrees} below zero. Aunt Mattie and I down at Mrs Troyers in the evening

Wed Dec 10_ Fine day a little milder. I went to Prayer Meeting in the evening. Mick here for tea.

Thur Dec 11_ Fine day. Mr Graham here for tea.

Fri Dec 12_ Fine day, very cold down to zero. Mr Graham here for dinner. We went to Lutheran Revival.

Sat Dec 13_ Verry {this word was written over another word, but it is unclear what that word was} stormy and extremely cold. all day.

Sun Dec 14_ The Thermometer up down to 10 below zero. A few cutters out on Yonge Street but not very good sleighing. I went to Fisherville. Auntie and Uncle at Mr Bales. Annie & Lizzie here for tea. Some say the glass down to 18 below

Mon Dec 15_ Fine and much milder, Pa's butchered eight pigs.

Tue Dec 16_ Rained early in the morning. very mild and all slushy.

Wed Dec 17_ Fine but colder. We went out in the sleigh to Thornhill and called at Mary Watsons. I was Prayer M{eeting}.

Thur Dec 18_ Fine day and mild. Annie & Clara Teasdale here.

Fri Dec 19_ Fine and mild. Aunties in Toronto in the afternoon We went out in sleigh to meet them but no snow.

Sat Dec 20_ Fine day, but cold wind and hard frozen.

Sun Dec 21_ Raining and thawing all day. Uncle and Aunt Mattie went to evening Church. very wet and dark.

Mon Dec 22_ Mild and very slushy, then freezing at night.

Tue Dec 23_ Fine and colder. We went out to decorate the Church. Uncle and I at Magie {Cantern?} at church.

Wed Dec 24_ Fine untill toward evening it snowed. We were out decorating at the Church.

Thur Dec 25th_ Christmas Day. we were all over at Pa's, a fine day. A few cutters out but not very good.

Fri Dec 26_ Fine but decidedly colder, we were all at home.

Sat Dec 27_ Fine day still cold. Girls called in the afternoon we went to skate in the evening.

Sun Dec 28_ Fine day, a little milder, Uncle, Aunt Mattie and I at Church, I went to Fisherville, all at Willies

Mon Dec 29_ Snowing a little, We were all at home.

Tue Dec 30_ Fine day quiet good sleighing. We were {between the lines it reads: Mr Dalziel over for dinner.} down at Mr Leasdales at a Party.

Wed Dec 31st_ Fine day, and quiet cold. I went to Prayer Meeting. Light our Coal Stove.

End of Year 1902.

Year 1903

Thur Jan 1_ New Years Day Fathers family also Willie here for the day. Mr and Mrs Gibson. Sr called. fine and very mild.

Fri Jan 2_ Fine untill it rained. Mr.[writing underneath smudged} Bennett here.

Sat Jan 3_ Rained last night and took the snow off. Very mild and icy. Mr Kirby and Mr High called.

Sun Jan 4_ Fine day, a little ploppy. Uncle and Aunties at morning Church, Aunt Mattie and I at Fisherville.

Mon Jan 5_ Election day. Mr and the Mrs Gbsons here for tea. Snowing a little. Cutters out again.

Tue Jan 6_ Fine day. Uncle in Toronto; Lizzie called.

Wed Jan 7_ Snowing a little all day. We went up to Mrs Charlie Keffers for tea.

Thur Jan 8_ Very cold, Aunties at W.A. Sleighing fairly good.

Fri Jan 9_. Cold and a little stormy. night of Mr. Sniders Party.

Sat Jan 10_ Fine and moderately cold. Lizzie here for tea.

Sun Jan 11_ Snowing lightly.. Uncle and {large ink blot over first two letters}nt Mattie at morning Church. Mr and Mrs. F. Farr here.

Mon Jan 12_ Storming all day our lane pretty badly snowed in. I went to Mr Whites Golden Wedding.

Tue Jan 13_ A little stormy and quiet cold. I came home from Willies. Some of the Maple people here for tea.

Wed Jan 14_ Fine day. I went to Edgely to the S.S Convention. much milder. Sleighing good.

Thurs Jan 15_ Fine day. we were at home all day.

Fri Jan 16_ Fine day. quiet good sleighing. Uncle, Aunt Nellie and I up at Mr Keys for tea.

Sat Jan 17_ Fine with exception of a little snow and very cold. Uncle + Aunt Nellie out to Thornhill, Mr Graham {in smaller writing above "Graham"} here

Sun Jan 18_ Fine but very cold. I went to Fisherville. Mr Graham left. We went to evening church.

Mon Jan 19_ Fine and a little milder. Aunt M went to Toronto.

Tues Jan 20_ Mick here this week, Pa's thrashing. They went Mr McNeils

Wed Jan 21_ Fine day. the machine ctarted at noon, a lot of snow fell last night

Thur Jan 22_ Fine and quiet mild finished thrashing went to revival

Fri Jan 23_ Fine but very cold at Miss Pages for tea then at the meeting

Sat Jan 24_ Rather storming. the glass 20 below zero this morning. I went in the Fisherville load to the Carnival. Stormy night.

Sun Jan 25_ Still storming a little. Uncle and Aunt Mattie went to Fisherville morning church. Uncle out at Mr Farr

{smudged writting underneath illegible} Mon Jan 26_ Fine mild day. We were at home all day.

Tue Jan 27_ Fine and very mild. misty. I was up at Mary Cutting Carpet rags, the children here.

Wed Jan28_ Beautiful day and mild. We all drove out to Thornhill brough Mr. Watsons out snow going

Thur Jan 29_ Thundered heavily and a little lightning { "3 eggs layed" written between lines} rained most of day. Aunt M and I at Pa's tea

Fri Jan30_ Fine day at frozen snow nearly all gone just ice on road, have had good sleighing since the day of Election. Aunt Margaret Dobson buried.

Sat Jan31_ Fine day. We drove to Thornhill got oysters, Pa+Ma here

Sun Feb1_ Fine morning. Uncle + Aunt N at church. We all went over to Pa's for tea. I am poorly. Very mild, poor sleighing.

Mon Feb2_ Raining a little. Uncle + Aunties at Thornhill.

Tue Feb3_ Mild day. I am still poorly. Lizzie called.

Wed Feb4_ Rained a little and cleared. We were all at Pa's sewing rags.

Thur Feb5_ Fine but cold. Aunt Mattie called at Mrs. G but did not stay

Fri Feb6_ Fine day. I was at Mary's sewing carpet rags. I went to church at night. I am feeling better.

Sat Feb7_: Beautiful day quiet mild. Lizzie here for tea. Aunt Nellie called at Mrs. Troyers. Aunt M. and Uncle at G. Charl{rest cut off}

SunFeb8_ Dreadful stormy day. we were at home all day.

Mon Feb9_ Fine day Quiet mild. I called at Pa's in the evening.

Tue Feb10_ Aunt Mattie went to Toronto. I was at Mary's. A Teasdale here

Wed Feb11- Fine snow all gone again rained in the Evening.

Thurs Feb12_ Fine but very sloppy.we went up to Mary's to sew rags.

Fri Feb13_ Fine and turning alittle colder. Uncle in Toronto.

Sat Feb14_ Mick been here since Tuesday. went home this afternoon

Sun Feb15_ Beautiful day I went to Fisherville. We went out to church in the evening in buggy.

Mon Feb16_ Fine day but turning very cold. Uncle and Aunts at Mr Watsons. the girls and I at Mary's.

Tue Feb17_ Very cold. we went out to social took $19.50 at table

Wed Feb18_ Fine but dreadful wind and cold. Aunt Nellie and I at MAry's. I went to Prayer Meeting

Thur Feb19_ Very cold. Auntie up to see Mrs Charlton we went over to Pa's in the evening.

Fri Feb20_ Beautiful day but cold. I went to Toronto.

Sat Feb21_ Fine but cold. I called to ask for Mrs Charlton

Sun Feb22_ Fine day. T. Farr here. I went to Fisherville. We all went out to church in sleigh

Mon Feb23_ Fine and milder. T. Farr left. Aunt Nellie and I at Pa's for tea

Tue Feb24_ Fine and very mild. Mary +children also Annie + Lizzie here

Wed Feb25_ Fine and mild very muddy no sleighing.I was at Mr Teasdalefor tea then over at Prayer Meeting

Thur Feb26_ Fine and mild.Auntie at an extra W.A. meeting.

Fri Feb27_ Fine untill evening rained. Uncle + I at Willies in Evening.

Sat Feb28_ Raining at intervals water high in the creeks.

Sun Feb 29 Mar 1 Fine but decidely colder. Uncle and Aunties at morning ch I went to Fisherville in the afternoon.

Mon Feb30 Mar2_ Fine and quiet mild. Annie here for tea.

TueFebMar 3_ Fine day. at home. very mild

Wed Mar4_ Quiet mild. I went to Prayer Meeting in the Evening

Thur Mar5_ Fine day. bit dull and muddy. Auntie at W.A. meeting. I was at Mary Watson's in afternoon.

Fri Mar6_ Fair and warm. Aunt N. at Mary's I called Mrs. Cha{rtt?}

Sat Mar7_ Came showers at intervals. we were at home.

Sun MAr8_ Rained, all morning. I was at church also rest in the Evening. I was over at Pa's in the afternoon.

Mon Mar9_ Fine + quiet warm. Auntie up finishing MAry's mat. Marjorie here for the afternoon. Uncle took her home in the Evening.

Tue Mar10_: Fine day; Uncle and Pa at sale at Richmond Hill We were at home all day, fine and mild.

Wed Mar11_ Fine day; I went to Prayer Meeting in the evening

Thur Mar12_ Fine day, roads a little dry. At Ma's for teas also A+C,T

Fri Mar13_ Fine day. we were at home. all day.

Sat Mar14_ Fine and warm. Lizzie here for tea.

Sun Mar15_ Fine and roads dry walking. Pa's here for dinner at afternoon and ev. ch.

Mon16_ Fine untill evening it Rained. I called at Marys in afternoon

Tue Mar17_ Fine but very muddy. Uncle and PA at sale at Richmond Hill

Wed Mar18_ Fine day. Aunt M. came home. Mrs Teasdale + A. here. at Prayer M

Thur Mar19_Fine and extremely warm for March Aunt Nellie at W.A. Meeting (frogs out) to night.

Fri Mar20_ Fine day. We were all at Pa's afternoon. sewing carpet,

Sat Mar21_ Muddy as rained last night. Lizzie and A. here for tea

Sun Mar22_ Fine day. I went to morning church and all at Pas for dinner. girls and I at Fisherville, I went with just for on {written above "caperinn"?} one of turkeys layed {overlined}

Mon Mar23_ {smudge} Raining little all day. cleaned Mans room + made Uncles Carpet

Tue Mar24_ Fine day but very cold wind. cleaned cellar + out for a drive.

Wed Mar25_ Fine but cold we washed + cleaned chamber at Prayer M.

Thur Mar26_Fine day. not quiet as cold. Aunt Mattie at Mr. Whites.I was at Marys. we went to Mrs Troyers in the Evening.

Fri Mar27_ Uncle + Aunt M. at Thornhill latter collecting missionary money

Sat Mar28_ Fine day. Aunties at Marys evening sofa

Sun Mar29_ Fine day. I was at morning church and Fisherville roads beautiful, T Farr here. Children came

Mon Mar30_ Fine day little cold, roads good, we went over to Edgely with Willies money.

Tue Mar31_ Fine day papering at Willies

Wed Apr1_ Fine day, finished papering Aunt M home

Thur Apr2_ Fine and still cleaning

Fri Apr3_ Rained heavily and snowed

Sat Apr4_ Very cold for April + quiet lot snow {written above in small writing " Annie + I home"}

Sun Apr5_ Fine day but sloppy. Uncle, Aunt M + I at church. Ma + girls called

Mon Apr6_ Fine day, but cold. Uncle + Aunt M took Charlie home, I went to Prayer meeting.

Tue Apr7_ Fine day. but cold. Aunt N + Marjorie at Pa's moved stove out

Wed Apr8_ Fine day, much warmer, I walked to showhill. Mr + Mrs Gibson called

Thur Apr9_ Rained at intervals. Annie + Lizzie here in evening

Fri Apr10_ Fine but cool. Good Friday. Went to Willies for a drive {written above {set our turkey}

Sat Apr11_ Fine but cold. Marjorie at Pa's Mrs. McMurtsy and Susie Gallanough also John Cooks here for tea, rained at night

Sun Apr12_ Easter Sunday. Aunties + Uncle at Church I went to Fisherville. at Pa's in the Evening.

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Tue Mar10_ Time untill evening it rained heavily. Uncle at Mr Clarks wood cutting. snow nearly all gone

Wed Mar11_ Fine and very warm, saddened up around yards. I went to Prayer Meeting. we seen Robins

Thur Mar12_Fine day. I was at Mas for teas also A + C. {Leasonn?}

Fri Mar13_ Fine day. we were at home.

Sat Mar14_Fine day.Lizzie here for tea.

Sun Mar15_ Fine and warm. Roads nice and dry for walking. Pa's all here for dinner. the girls and I went to Fisherville. We went to Evening ch.

Mon Mar16_ Fine day we were at home all day. I called at May

Tue Mar17_ Fine day quiet warm, roads drying

Wed Mar18_ Fine day, Aunt M. came home. Mrs Teasdaale and A. here for tea. went to Prayer Meeting.

Thur Mar19_ Fine + extremely warm for april. we took Aunt Nellie to an extra W.A.Meeting

Fri Mar20_ Fine day very warm, over at Ma's sewing carpet

Sat Mar21_ Fine day, Lizzie and Annie here for tea.

Sun Mar22_ Fine and warm I went to morning church

Mon Apr13_ Easter Monday. cold + win{black inkblot}dy, Aunt N went down to Walmer Rd we cleaned, parlor, spare bedroom and kitchen.

Tue Apr14_ Rained heavily all day, Aunt M. went to Toronto

Wed Apr15_ Rained at intervals and cold. at home all day.

Thur Apr 16_ Fine, Marjorie over at Ma's. Aunt Nellie at W.A Meeting

Fri Apr17_ Fine day a little warmer, I went to Mr Teasdales at Prayer M.

Sat Apr18_ Fine day, I went to Toronto on the 8,20 car

Sun Apr19_ Fine day, heavy frost, I went to Fisherville and to evening ch.

Mon Apr20_ Fine but cold, ice quiet thick did some gardening. Men seeding

Tue Apr21_ Roming squawls of snow, cold. men seeding. Aunt M + Alice came

Wed Apr22_ Fine but cold, I went out to Mr Gibsons confirmation service

Thur Apr23_ Fine and cold, we were at home all day called at Mr Keep

Fri Apr24_ Fine and cold, Mr Korne here grafting trees

Sat Apr25_ Fine but cold, Uncle was in Toronto in the afternoon

Sun Apr26_ Fine + a little warmer; Uncle, Aunt M and Alice at Chuch, I went to Fisherville the girls here in the evening

Mon Apr27_ Fine day, we papered Uncles room, quiet warm.

Tue Apr28_ Fine + warm, cleaned our room + finished Uncles

Wed Apr29_ Fine + very warm, put our stair carpet down, Aunt Jennie came, Mr Gibson called Uncle + I at class {written above "sitting out on the verandah"}. Annie went to Dr. Aunt M + Alice called at Ma's

Thur Apr30_ Very high wind, hot followed by heavy rain. Mr Gibson + Mr Oxley called. Uncle hired the latter.

Fri May1_ Very cold, the ground quiet frozen, I went to stay with Annie, she is quiet better. Aunt Jennie left. Uncle, Alice and Aunt Mattie went out to Willies in evening

Sat May2_ Fine but cold. Erskine Oxley started work.

Sun May3_ Raining steadily a little milder, Uncle, Aunt Mattie and Alice at church. We went to Pa's for tea

Mon May4_ Fine and a little warmer, we went for drive to Maple

Tue May5_ Fine and warm, I walked out to Edgelybut got ride home

Wed May6_ Fine day. I went to class Uncle+Alice went to drive

Thru May7_ Fine day {written above "Erskine left this a.m"} Aunties at W.A. Mr and Mrs G Charlton here

Fri May {ink smudged through}8_ Fine day we were at home all day, A+ Auntie called Satat Mrs Bowson. {written above "15 turkeys hatched"} Uncle and Aunt M. at Mrs Nellies

Sat May9_ Fine day and quiet warm, we called at Mrs Teasdales,

Sun May10_ Fine day very warm, Willies also Pas all here. I have all my summer underclothing on. Marjorie stayed

Mon May11_ Fine and quiet warm, Uncle took Marjorie home also Alice and Aunt Nellie went for a drive

Tue May12_ Fine, and warm, summery weather

Wed May13_ Fine +very, alice went to Toronto, we washed Uncle brought Mary and the children over then they {written above "went back while"}

Thur May14_ Fine and warm, came a little shower; we took our Coal stove out + cleaned dining room, Annie here for tea

Fri May15_ Fine day, and very warm. I called at Ma's A. has a felon

Sat May16_ Fine day. very warm, the girls here in the Evening.

Sun May17_ Fine and very warm, I went to Fishervile, Uncle Aunt Nellieand I went to evening church

Mon May18_ Fine day extremely warm for May. came with shower

Tue May19_ Fine and warm we were at home all day.

Wed May20_ Fine+ very warm, Aunt M and I walked to class

Thur May21_ Fine and very warm, Alice came home; We went to Willies

Fri May22_ Fine and a little cooler. Pa bought a horse in the morning.

Sat May23_Fine + quiet cool Mrs Teasdale and Annie here for tea.

Sun May24_ Came a little shower in the morning. uncle and Aunt Mattie and A, at morning ch. I went to Fisherville. Lizzie and I at Evening Church

Mon May25_ Very fine + cool. Uncle took Alice + I for a drive to R. Hill

Tue May26_ Rained a little in the morning. heavy thunder storm in Evening

Wed May27_ Aunties and Alice went to Toronto, Mr Mason fixing pump Ma + girls here when it came a heavy thunderstorm so could not go to Prayer Meeting

Thur May 28_ Fine day and quiet cool. We were at home {written above} Aunt M. at Willies papering

Fri May29_ Fine and very cool. Pollie Johnston came. I went to class

Sat May30_ Fine day and cool; I went to Toronto for a while in afternoon

Sun May31_ Fine day and cool; I went to morning church; I went to Fisherville also Aunt M and Alice went ot Evening church {written above} willies in the evening

Mon June {written overtop what appears to be "May"}1st_ Fine and very warm. we were at home all day.

Tue June2_ Fine day. Pollie Johnston here. we were at home.

Wed June3_ Fine day. Pollie lift at noon. Uncle got hurt. Lizzie here for tea. Uncle took me out to class.

Thur June4_ Fine day. I went to Confirmation at 7-30

Fri June5_ Fine day. Uncle+Pa at a sale. Aunties at Mrs Troyers

Sat June6_ Fine but very smoky. I called at Ma's in the evening.

Sun June7_ : Warm day. Uncle Aunt N + I at church. T. Farr here for tea + Uncle drove him to Toronto rained a little in the evening

Mon June8_ Fine day but warm. Aunt Nellie and I called at Mrs MacDonalds

Tue June9_ Fine but warm, Aunties and A at Mrs Teasdales. the girls here in the evening

Wed June10_ Fine day. Alice went to Toronto. Uncle + Aunt M at Richmond H. I was at Prayer m

Thur June11_ Fine day. A + C Teasdale also Elsie + A + L Cooper here in the Evening {"had a good rain this morn early, cool" written above}

Fri June12_ Fine day untill evening it came a shower very cold

Sat June13_ Unle+ Aunt M drove to Toronto to look for a man {illegible} Bowes raising Alice came home

Sun June 14. Fine but dull and cold. Lizzie here for tea. Uncle, Alia & I at eve church.

Mon June 15. Fine and cool. I walked out to Willies. Alice & Uncle out dining.

Tue June 16. Fine until heavy rain in the evening. Aunt Nellie + Alice up to Wiley Lake. Leddy {last name?} here.

Wed June 17. Fine day, and cool, I went to Prayer M. in the evening.

Thur June 18. Fine day but cool, Mr Delameu here working.

Fri June 19. Fine day moderately warm. We drove to Brampton.

Sat Jun 20. Fine day a little warmer. Lizzie called in afternoon.

Sun Jun 21. Fine but dull. I went to Fisherville. We all at Pas for tea.

Mon Jun 22. Fine day, Pa, and Uncle away & brought some cattle.

Tue Jun 23. Rained a little. Alice left {on?} this morning car of Daves.

Wed June 24. Very wet day. Lizzie here, too wet to go to Edgely picnic.

Thur Jun 25. Fine day and moderately warm. Went to Miss Duncans.

Fri Jun 26. Fine day & warm. Mary and Dick Watson here.

Sat Jun 27. Fine & warm. Uncle at Guelph. We went to pic-nic Mr Prings.

Sun June 28. Fine and cool, Mr Reives & Mr Johnsons here, also Pa's, Lizzie and I walked out to Church in the evening.

Mon Jun 29. Fine & very hot, Aunties & Ma drove out to Miss Bowes.

Tue Jun 30. Fine and very warm, rained in the evening.

Wed July 1. Dominion Day. Very very hot. We went to Presly {Pteriam?} Pic- nic.

Thur July 2. A little cooler. Aunties & The girls in Toronto.

Fri July 3. Rained heavily in mon then clear. Aunt M & I at {Borldst?}. David and wife here for tea.

Sat Ju 4. FIne and quit cold. Aunt Mattie & I in Toronto. Had our first green peas.

Sun Ju 5. Aunt Nellie, Uncle & I at church. Mrs Bales also T. Farris here.

Mon July 6. Mey started haying. Fine day, very warm, Aunt Nellie went out to Willies.

Tue July 7. Fine & extremely hot, the girls here picking peas in eve. Aunt Nellie came here.

Wed July 8. Fine day very hpt, Lizzie C. and A. Mason here at Prayer M.

Thur July 9. Fine but still hotter. Aunt N. Picking berries at Breakeys.

Fri July 10. Fine & moderately warm. I was at Mr Teasdale for tea.

Sat July 11. Fine & moderately warm, came a slight shower in eve.

Sun July 12. Fine and warm, went to morning church. I went to Fisherville. I went to Pa's in the evening. Aunt M & Uncle at Willies.

Mon Ju 13. Fine and very, very cool. I went picking berries to Pa's.

Tue Ju 14. Fine & cool, Aunt Mattie and I went to Mt Pleasant.

Wed Jul 15. Fine day & very cool, picking berrys. I went to Prayer M. Aunties went for a drive in evening.

Thur Jan 23 - Fine and cool. We girls up at Mr Keys, Elies birtday.

Fri Jan 24 - Fine and very warm, Annie had the girls for tea.

Sat Jan 25 - Very very hot, the girls here for tea also Mrs name?}

Sun Jan 26 - quiet cool again we went to morning ch. I went to Fisherville. Pas here for tea. Some of them went to Edgely

Mon Jan 27 - Fine and cool. Aunt nellie & girls picking berries

Tue Jan 28 - Fine day & cool, I went to Prayer meeting.

Wed Jan 29 - Fine & very warm after sevre storm. We girls at Mr Leads. aunt n & I picked berries

Thur Jan 30 - Fine day. moderately warm. we were at home.

Fri Jan 31 - Fine and very cool, uncle in Toronto. mick at home pore

Sat Aug 1 - Fine day. I went to Toronto uncle & aunt M helping at }

Sun Aug 2 - Went to morning church, I went to Fisherville. They bot Marjories home last night. Pa here in the evening.

Mon Aug 3 - Uncle at Willies, our men at Pas. Fine and cool.

Tue Aug 4 - Raining heavily all morning. Aunt N and Annie went to Toronto. I went to prayer meeting. Ma here in The evening.

Wed Aug 5 - Fine but dull and sultry. Uncle with Willie getting machine

Thur Aug 6 - Fine day. Aunt Mattie , Morjorie and I drove to Thornhill,

Fri Aug 7 - Fine and cool. Pa's all here and hauled first barley.

Sat Aug 8 - Fine day, finished barley here and went to Pas in the morning at home all day,

Sun Aug 9. Raining in the morning. We were at Pa's for tea. David Smellies there. Uncle took Lizzie and I for a drive .

Mon Aug 10. Men cutting spring wheat & Dats. Aunt M in Toronto.

Tue Aug 11. Fine day, and cool Mr Gibsons called.

Wed Aug 12. Fine day. I was at Pa's in afternoon & at Prayer M.

Thur Aug 13. Fine day. All over at Willies thrashing Leasdale gin.

Fri Aug 14. Fine day and cool. We went to Thornhill for drive.

Sat Aug 15. Fine day, we were at home. Lizzie here in evening.

Sun Aug 16. Fine but very hot. Uncle at Mr Homes funeral, Lizzie and I at Mrs Watsons. They went to Church in eve.

Mon Aug 17. Fine day, very warm. Men Hauling in. Auntie home.

Tue Aug 18. Fine but warm, at home all day. Men here.

Wed Aug 19. Fine and warm. Frances came out, at Prayer Meeting. Barns full campout got more grain in.

Thur Aug 20. Fine and cooler. Frances at Pa's for tea.

Fri Aug 21. Fine day and warm. I went home. Men at {ineligable}.

Sat Aug 22. Fine very hot and dusty. Men at Mr Blarkes Thrashing.

Sun Aug 23. Fine day and cooler. I went to Concord Church. Uncle Aunt M. & Marjorie at Chu, Uncle went to see Mr. White in the afternoon. Uncle and I took Marjorie home.

Mon Aug 24. Fine day, quiet cool. Pa's Thrashing. Stella Oster and Clara Leasdale here. Rained at night.

Tue Aug 25. Fine with exception of sprinkling. We thrashed.

Wed Aug 26. Dull day but no rain. I went to Prayer Meeting.

Thur Aug 27. Fine but quiet warm. Aunt M and i in Toronto.

Fri Aug 28. Rained in the afternoon. Uncle + Auntie at Mr Ellarg's funeral.

Sat Aug 29. Rained steadily all day. Uncle down to Toronto on car.

Sun Aug 30. Rained all day, very heavy at times. At Pa's in evening.

Mon Aug 31. Heavy rain in the afternoon. Aunt M. and I at Exhibition. The rest out at Willies for Plumbs.

Tue Sept 1. Fine but dull. at home all day, everything wet.

Wed Sept 2. Fine day very, very, close. I went to Prayer Meeting.

Fri Sept 4. Fine day very hot, cool in evening. Called at Pa's.

Sat Sep 5. Fine and very cool. I went out to help Mary. D Appelle.

Sun Sep 6. Fine & cool. Uncle & Dr Appelleat Church and at Pa's for tea. I went to Fisherville.

Mon Sep 7. Dul; & cool. Dr left. Margaret & Alice came. Harvesting at Pa's.

Tue Sep 8. Fine but dull & cool. At Exhibition. Mrs Hoyer & Lynda here in the evening. Finished harvest at Pa's.

Wed Spe 9. Fine but very warm. Aunt M. & The girls at Ma's for tea.

Thur Sep 10. Heavy thunder storm. The girls left in the evening.

Fri Sep 11. Fine day. Mick at Exhibition. Mrs Green & Lizzie Bowes called. Uncle & Aunt Mattie at Willies at eve.

Sat Sep 12. Fine & very warm, Mr & Mrs Nightingale came for tea.

Sun Sep 13. Very hot, Pa & Ma here for dinner. We all went there for tea.

Mon S 14. Fine & warm. They went for drive in forenoon.

Tue Sep 15. Very very hot. Cut Hungarian and pulley peas.

Wed Sep 16. Very, hot, Aunt Mattie went to Brantford. I went to Prayer Meeting. Turned cool at night.

Thur Sep 17. Rained in the morning. Lizzie here all day.

Fri Sep 18. Fine and cooler. We were at Homer.

Sat Sep 19. Fine day and cool. Men hauling in peas. Heavy frost with ice last night.

Sun Sep 20. Beautiful day and cool. Our people at Markham at Mr Reives. Lizzie here. I went to morning church at Concord and to Fisherville.

Mon Sep 21. Fine day, Pa & Willie helped finish Hungarian. Mr Gibson called also Mrs high & Miss Venevry to tea.

Tue Sep 22. Fine day, at home all day.

Wed Sep 23. Fine unill evening a little shower. We did not go to Prayer Meeting.

Thur Sep 24. Fine day cold. Uncle and Auntie at Thornhill in evening.

Fri Sep 25. Fine day. I called to see Mabel Reaman. At Willies in eve.

Sat Sep 26. Fine day, cool. I went to Mrs Leasdales for tea.

Sun Sep 27. Fine, Uncle and I at morning ch. Willie here. We give want to Lutheran ch.

Mon Sep 28. Very cold. I went to help decorate the ch. in afternoon.

Tue Sep 29. Fine day. Uncle at Mr Muldoon's funeral, went to Harvest H. service. Came home. Uncle & Auntie called at Mercy Cooler. I went to Prayer M.

Thur Oct 1. Fine day until evening a little rain. Flies bad.

Fri Sep 2. I walked out to Mary's, fine and quiet warm.

Sat Sep 3. Fine and warm, Willie brought me home in eve.

Sun Sep 4. Fine and very warm out in blouses. Went to morning ch; Uncle at Mr Farrs for tea. Aunt Mattie and I at Fisherville.

Mon Sep Oct 5. Fine day. Mrs Troyer & Edith here for tea.

Tue Sept Oct 6. Fine day. Mr Gibson also Mrs Nellis here for tea.

Wed Sep Oct 7. Fine day, quiet warm, Uncle & Auntie at Willies. I went to Prayer Meeting.

Thur Sep Oct 8. Fine day. We were home all day.

Fri Sep Oct 9. Fine day, moderately warm, at home.

Sat Sep Oct 10. Fine day, Uncle went up to Mr Bothams, cleaned chambers.

Sun Sep Oct 11. Fine day. I went to morning church at Concord and to Fisherville. All at Pa's for dinner. Willies out.

Mon Sep Oct 12. Fine day & warm. Aunt M & I in Toronto, Aunt Lizzie came in the evening. Men started pulling mangels.

Tue Sep Oct {written above} 13 - Beautiful day, Aunties all at Ma's for tea.

Wed Sep Oct {written above} 14 - Fine day, Aunt Lizzie went home. Cleaned mans room clothes closets and spare room upstairs

Thur Sep 15 - (Thanksgiving) {written above} Fine day but dull. We went to Fair. rained in eve.

Fri Sep Oct {written above} 16 - Fine day. but dull. finished upstairs and Parlor

Sat Sep Oct {written above} 17 - Rained a little Put up Parlor stove and cleaned Pantry

Sun Sep Oct {written above} 18 - Cold and windy I went to Fisherville, & at evening ch {church}

Mon Sep Oct {written above} 19 - Fine day. Mr Robinson got 17 barrels apples at $1. bbl, washed & cleaned dining room, {written above previous line}

Tue Sep Oct {written above} 20 - Fine day & quiet warm, cleaned kitchen & ironed

Wed Sep 21 - Fine and warm. I went to Prayer Meeting. We called at Felicia {written above}

Thur Sep 22 - Fine but a little colder. We were at home

Fri Sep Oct {written above} 23 - Fine day cold, Aunt Nellie went out to Willies in eve

Sat Sep Oct {written above} 24 Fine day, heavy frost last night. could not finished roots, haul turnips until afternoon. I went to Thornhill in eve

Sun Sep Oct {written above} 25 - Fine day cold, We went to morning church, Uncle and I at Carrville church.

Mon Sep Oct {written above} 26 - Cold {"C" written over an "F"} day and snowing. Uncle & Auntie in Toronto. we put up Coal stove at night & light it.

Tue Sep Oct {written above} 27 - Cold and quiet thick over with snow. men at Mr Clarkes Thrashing {written above}

Wed Sep Oct {written above} 28 - Fine and much milder. Mrs Teasdale & Annie here for tea. Auntie came home & brought Charlie

Thur Sep Oct {written above} 29 - Fine & very warm, cleaned our back kitchen. Mr Robinson Roosters 80 cts Gobblors. 1.10 $ {written above}. hens $1 got turkeys {entire previous line written above}

Fri Sep Oct {written above} 30 - Fine & very warm, Pa, May and girls here in evening

Sat Sep Oct {written above} 31 - Halloween. fine and very mild all day.

Sun Nov 1 - Fine day, and very mild. The girls Aunt M, and I at evening ch, Uncle Aunt M & I at morning ch, I went to Fisherville. {?} Farr also The girls to tea.

Mon Nov 2 - Fine and very warm, I walked to Thornhill with Aunt Mattie on her way to Toronto, let our coal stove out, {written above line}

Tue Nov 3 - Fine day; I called at Pa's in the afternoon

Wed Nov 4 - Fine day, I went to Prayer Meeting. They took Charlie home {written above}

Thur Nov 5 - Fine day, we were at home, Auntie at W.A. Meeting

Fri Nov 6 - Fine but cold again. We light Coal Stove again

Sat Nov 7 - Fine day a little milder. Lizzie here for tea

Sun Nov 8 - Fine day. at morning ch. Uncle & I at Fisherville. We went out to Willies in the evening

Mon Nov 9 - Fine day we were at home all day,

Tue Nov 10 - Cold. Mrs & Miss {?} & Mrs Wright here Aunt Jennie, Uncle Smellie and Aunt M, came

Wed Nov 11 - Cold and windy Pa's called to bring pork We went over to see Annie in the evening. rained a little in eve,

Thur Nov 12- Fine and mild. we were at home all day. Dunah killed.

Fri Nov 13- Fine day. we were at home. Finished ploughing

Sat Nov 14- Fine & colder, Uncle & Aunt Jennie went home in the afternoon. I went to Pa's for tea.

Sun Nov 15- Fine but very cold. I went to Fisherville. We went to evening church. Aunt Nellie at Pa's for tea.

Mon Nov 16- Raining & sleeting, trees all iced over. Mr & Mrs Watson here all day.

Tue Nov 17- Fine and a little warmer. Uncle shot 13 pigeons. he & Aunt M at {illegible} {illegible}

Wed Nov 18- Fine but hard frozen, M Lee here, went to Prayer M

Thur Nov 19- Fine but very cold, I went to Willies came home with W in eve

Fri Nov 20- Fine and a little warmer, Armee & Lizzie here for tea.

Sat Nov 21- Fine and cold. Aunties in Toronto,

Sun Nov 22,- Rained slightly all day, Uncle Aunt Mattie and I at morning church. Uncle at Mr Fares for tea.

Mon Nov 23,- Raining a little we were at home all day.

Tue Nov 24,- Fine day, but very cold, we were at home. The girls came home from Davisville.

Wed Nov 25,- Fine day, but very cold, I went to Prayer Meeting.

Thur Nov 26,- Down to Zero some people say. We were at home all day.

Fri Nov 27,- Fine day a little warmer. Uncle in Toronto. Aunt Nellie and I called at Mrs Charltons to see stove.

Sat Nov 28 - the {written above} {three dots in a vertical line} Fine day; Mr Frances put in our coal stove, I went to Mr Teasdales for tea. Uncle and Auntie at Willies in the evening. Mick left tonight,

Sun Nov 29 - Snowing quiet fast, Uncle and Aunt Nellie at church, I went over to Pa's for tea, They came here in eve

Mon Nov 30 - Fine day. Uncle helped to move Mr Farrs. Aunt N called at Mrs Cherrys & Mrs Riddells {written below line}

Tue Dec 1 - Fine day. We were at home. quiet mild. We went to Eckardt Concert in The evening {written below line}.

Wed Dec 2 - Snowed a little in the morning. We killed our pigs 4 - and had a fine day.

Thur Dec 3 - Fine day. Made Standing pies. Aunties at W.A. Meeting & Mrs Nelles for tea. Lizzie here,

Fri Dec 4 - Snowing a little again. Uncle got Coal.

Sat Dec 5 - Snowing in the morning. We went out to Willies in the sleigh in the afternoon

Sun Dec 6 - Uncle and Aunties went to morning Church in the cutter. I went to Fisherville Up to Chapmans in eve, {written above}

Mon Dec 7 - Fine day. Mr Golland died. Uncle and Auntie at Willie for a while in the afternoon. Went up to Mrs Gollands in eve {written above}

Tue Dec 8 - Fine day with exception of light snow. Uncle and Auntie at funeral. I walked to Thornhill in the afternoon for a parcel of wool.

Wed Dec 9 - Snowing a little all day. We were at home.

Thurs Dec 10 - Fine day but cold, we went to shornhill in The big sleigh, then out to Willies.

Fri Dec 11 - Fine day but cold and windy,ammie and {name?} here for tea,{name?} and lar Mr. Bay lirs Party

Sat Dec 12 - Snowing heavily all day, a great death. {Name?} and I went over to Pas house for tea, came rain at night tatering most of the snow off.

Sun Dec 13 - Turning extremely cold and a very high wind, uncle Auwl Mathe and I at morning church,I went to Fisherelle.

Mon Dec 14 - Fine day very, very cold. Willies all here for dinner.

Tue Dec 15 - Fine but cold, I went to Toronto with Ammie.

Wed Dec 16 - Fine day with exception of squawb of snow in the afternoon. I went to shornhill and our people at Mrs {name?} funeral.

Thurs Dec 17 - Fine and much milder, Pas butchering, we were all over.

Fri Dec 18 - Fine day and moderately warm,

Sat Dec 19 - {illegible}Huff firing pump, very mild and I walked down to {illegible} for tea.

Sun Dec 20th - Snowing and quiet wet week aunt nelli and I at evening church.

Mon Dec 21 - Fine day, and moderately cold. Ammie called in this afternoon.

Tue Dec 22 - Fine day but a little colder, we went over to Willies butchering.

Wed Dec 23 - Fine day and milder, uncle in Toronto at conservation convention. Aunt Mattie and I out helping to decorate the church.

Thur Dec 24 - Fine day, very mild and sloppy,aunt Mattie and I helping to decorate, uncle came out for us we had tea at mrs nelles.

Fri Dec 25 - Christmas Day. We were all over at Pas. Cold day.

Sat Dec 26 - Very cold. about 12 below zero this morning I put on my heavy dress. I went to the skating rink at night

Sun Dec 27 - Storming a little all day, uncle and aunt Mattie at morning church. I was at home all day.

Mon Dec 28th - Fine but extremely cold, Mick here. I went down to Miss Johnstons in the afternoon. Annie called. Uncle at Lodge and Supper.

Tue Dec 29th - Snowing a little and milder, Pa, Ma, Annie and Lizzie Uncle and Aunties at Willies for tea, Annie and Lizzie here for a while.

Wed Dec 30th - Fine day, Annie and I went to see Mabel Heaman, I had tea at Pa's and went to Prayer M

Thur Dec 31st - A little stormy. Electioneers calling, I went to the store in the evening.

End of Year 1903.

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