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Roseltha Goble Diary, 1868

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February Friday, 21 1868

making a {green?} shirt. sewing all day.

Saturday, 22

sewing all day, did not {illegible} finish the shirt Mary went home Wellington Gould & wife came in the evening {illegible} {illegible} night. very cold

Sunday, 23

cold. attended S.S. and prayer meeting in the afternoon. Baby Emma came at night.

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