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William Jeremiah Shreve Diary, 1907

William_Shreve_Diary_1907_149.pdf

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October Friday 18 (291-74) 1907

Suzzie + I went to Chatham

in morning I finished {shutring?} stable

in afternoon + I went to Fletcher re

sidewalk in evening,

The boys {shocking?} corn

I sent plan + specifications 3 con bridge

by Bert Robbins to Park {Bros?}


Saturday 19 (292-73)

I was cleaning up around stable

+ working generally we killed a pig

at noon weighing 84 lbs for home use

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