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Albert E. Smith Diary, 1868-1869

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Saturday 10th

A Cricket Match was played between the cricketers of Listowell and Mt Forest to day, on the ground of the latter. It resulted in favour of Mt Forest by 79 runs. Mt F took the bat first and made 66 runs first inning. 7.1. 2nd List 1 32 1st inning 26 2nd We finished the 2nd hoeing of the potatoes today.

Sunday 11th

A very heavy storm attacked this past of the country during last night uprooting trees,

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