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William Jeremiah Shreve Diary, 1907

William_Shreve_Diary_1907_41.pdf

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{Large asterisk in brown pencil}

MARCH TUESDAY 12 (71-294) 1907

{Portions of the following entry underlined in brown pencil}

I went to Chatham with Charlie Shreve, got Charlie Moore to do chores for me while off to Toronto. Roads muddy on top but good bottom.

We left Chatham for Toronto at 3:32 P.M. arriving in Toronto at 10 P.M. Took supper on train.

Registered & took room at the R{osan?} house Toronto

WEDNESDAY 13 (72-293)

In Toronto had breakfast about 9 & went to Parliament buildling but did not get a hearing until after noon Met H.S. Clements & after deputation heard had dinner with H. S. C. Mp. in building saw parliament open at 3 P.M. after which I went to 250 Richmond at W. residence of F Simpson. Met Jms Montgomery Thurs. Met H. S. C. at the Palmer House by appointment & spent pleasant evening with him & his frineds when he left for Ottawa at 10 P.M.

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