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Albert E. Smith Diary, 1868-1869

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July

Thursday July 1st

Celebrated it 1st by going up town and getting shipped at a game of cricket which was played between the "Hemlock Knots" and Flying Devils; the latter coming off victorious. 2nd By coming home and getting my dinner. 3rd Went up to Uncle Thomas' grove where there was select picnic held. John, William, Thomas, and Miss Martin, Misses Robinson, Jamieson, Hall, Goyne, and Naismith came

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