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Roseltha Goble Diary, 1867


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MARCH, MONDAY 18, 1867.

Morning clear but cold. Do not feel well. So little sleep for four nights. Clara not so well as yesterday Am going to keep Dora at home till the weather & roads become settled and help her finish her quilt She began it when only 3 1/2 years old.


A very beautiful day so bright and sunny but cold Jasper went to Woodstock Mother and Dora spent the day at Mr Fowler's. Clara has been vey well and so good all day. Seems to feel better than for several weeks. precious baby. May her life have been spared for some useful Purpose.

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