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Clara, Olive, & Elizabeth Philp Diary, 1902


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October TUESDAY, 7 (280-85) 1902

{Clara is now writing}

Da plowing all day. Took three pigs over to Mr. Duncan's at noon. Helped Wat take his heifer over to Sussex Gilree's, at night. fine day. strong wind. heavy shower Old Mr. Lang buried. evening.

WEDNESDAY, 8 (281-84)

Da plowing all day in barley stubble. dipped little pigs at noon. H. Hilborn's young folks over for the evening. very fine day strong wind.

7 THURSDAY, 9 (282-83)

{Olive is now writing}

Da ploughing all day. Miss North and Carrie came here in forenoon and for dinner. very fine day. very hard frost at night.

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