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Albert E. Smith Diary, 1868-1869

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ed Miss C Jones and I. We played a very close game but they beat us by one hoop. We then play Grab, Poets cards, Old maid, Euchre &c, - Dispersed at ten P.M. well pleased with the Evening's entertainment. The pic-nic being damaged by the rain did not amount to much.

Sunday 22

Attended S. School and Evening service. By the bye this is my 18th birthday. It passed very quietly. My weight is 108 (one hundred and eight) pound. We eight

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