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Albert E. Smith Diary, 1868-1869

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Thursday 9th

Had a comfortable bed in the hotel last night. Got up about 5.30. and attended to "Dick & Doll" Went up to the shop where Alf & Robert were loading some fall wheat for me to take to Mt. Ft. After breakfast (9 A.M.) we (Dick, Doll, & I) started and came along very merrily till "the Sand hill" refused to let us pass without trouble, and let a couple of the wheels down so far, 'we' could not draw it out, so I

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