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Clara, Olive, & Elizabeth Philp Diary, 1902

Philp_1902-041.pdf

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January WEDNESDAY, 1 (1-364) 1902

Joe and Dick came home. Dick gone home on morning train. Joe left him down. Robt choring

Maggie Benson married to F. Holmes at about nine o clock and took noon train. very fine day

THURSDAY, 2 (2-363)

Robt. choring all day. Ma and Joe went to Drayton in forenoon. Joe took dinner with Grandma and went to Drayton with Uncle Sam He was here for tea and Da took him to the night train. high wind all day turned colder and stormy at night

FRIDAY, 3 (3-362)

Da choring all day. Da and Ma went down to Isaac Hilborn's 25th wedding anniversary. went about five P.M. home about mid-night. Sara Burrows here and cut out a green skirt for me. very fine. stormy at spells.

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