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Clara, Olive, & Elizabeth Philp Diary, 1902


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April FRIDAY, 4 (94-271) 1902

Da choring in forenoon and drew two loads of wood to Rothsay. Ma, Olive & I down to Drayton in forenoon, Ma helping Mrs. Burrows paper in afternoon. fine day roads muddy and sloppy. Mabel Philp 21 yrs. old

SATURDAY, 5 (95-270)

Da choring in forenoon, and drawing wood to Rothsay. We, three children to Drayton in afternoon to get horse shod. Mr. Craig and Willie here for seed oats in forenoon. very fine bright day.

SUNDAY, 6 (96-269)

At home all day. Mr. and Miss Duncan here for the evening very fine day but looking like rain.

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