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Roseltha Goble Diary, 1868


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February Saturday, 15 1868

sewing. Finished an apron for Clara and some mending & began a rug. Mr. Bolton came by train.

Sunday, 16 a most beautiful day. School not very full. Mr. Bolton preached. {illegible} {Name?} and {Jenny?} {Last Name?} to {Town?}. Ma and Jasper & Mrs. {Baslids?} went to {Town?} to church in the evening.

Monday, 17

Snowing windy and cold in the evening. busy doing odd jobs {illegible} at rug. very tired at night.

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