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Clara, Olive, & Elizabeth Philp Diary, 1902

Philp_1902-049.pdf

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January SATURDAY, 25 (25-340) 1902

Da choring all day. Olive, Brock and I at Drayton in afternoon. We went round by Mr. Craigs with some meat, and then to town. very very fine mild soft day. turned cooler in evening.

SUNDAY, 26 (26-339)

Uncle Sandy Walker and Sam Schneider here in afternoon for a little while. Ma and Da over to see Fred Burrows for a few hours in evening. stormy and blowing in forenoon and very foggy at times. misting and spitting rain at night.

MONDAY, 27 (27-338)

Da choring in forenoon and up to Grandpa Philp's all afternoon, cleaning their two clocks. very very stormy all day and very cold Watt Burrows brought over a piece of beef and stayed a little while.

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