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Roseltha Goble Diary, 1868


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January Tuesday, 7 1868

Quilting today a nice day. Went {illegible} to Mrs {Name?} in the evening practising missionary music

Wednesday, 8

another fine day. {illegible} {illegible} another comforter went missionary collecting in the afternoon got 88 cts. {Name?} {illegible} to Mrs {Name?} in the evening

Thursday, 9 The weather is much colder snowing and freesing hard. made an article of small clothing {illegible}. Dora at school.

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