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Albert E. Smith Diary, 1868-1869

Albert Smith_090.pdf

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Wednesday {5 or 6}

Bought a Crosse as the game of La Crosse is going to be started in town. Sowed Rhubarb, Spinach, Cress or Pepper grass, Sage, Radish, Beans, Salsify or Vegetable Oyster &c &c

Friday {6 or 7}

Susan had a woman down teaching her how to "cut out" today. Went to B. Class. Some parties playing La Crosse in the evening.

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