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Albert E. Smith Diary, 1868-1869

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'poor me' tried again I found it was not a 'bull-frog' but a severe attack of hoarseness which would not permit me to speak above a whisper; and has not yet gave me a permit (nine of the clock p.m.) Father, mother, Susan and Essey-Ann, went to the Concert held for the good of the Church held in Evan's Hall to-night. G.C. and I would like to have went, but circumstances would not permit. Has been a cold day.

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