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Mary Elizabeth "Minnie" Baker Diary, 1914-1918

Mary Elizabeth (Minnie) Baker handwritten 1914-18 07.pdf

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July 27. Cloudy in morning. Cleaning Bad {noir?} hail wind and electrical storm went north and east. Maliel and I went to town. Hot.

" 28 Cooler. Louie, Maliel and Willie went to Portin afternoon.

2.9. Cool {strong?}/ N. U. wind Very dry.

" 30 Cool. dry. Maliel Louie and I called on Mrs. {Albiit?} and Mrs. Allen Campbell. John Louie and I went {ulr?} to school to see new {aideiualkr?}.

31. Fine. Father Maliel and I go to town in forenoon.

{horizontal writing across text "Rainy in morning"} Aug. 1. {Leaue?} at 7.20 for Yuelph to attend 1st Rural Teacher's Conference. Louie took me to the station. Leola and Jessie Kutcher go too. Had dinner in Yalt and arrived at Yuelph about 2. P.M. Went to Miss Stevens, " {Ylasgow St.?} To board Informal reception. at Macdonald Hall.

Aug. 2. Fine forenoon. Warm All went to Pres. Church. Rained in afternoon Meth. Church at night.

" 3. Fine and hot. Attending all sessions at {O.A.E?}

" 4 Hot.

" 5. Hot At Home at Mac Hall.

" 6 Hot.

" 7. Hot and dry. Went to visit the {Rhisomharme?}

" 8. Hot. Went up town in forenoon Went through the armory. Came honie getting to St. Thomas at 8.30 Roy came to meet me.

" 9. Very hot Leo Baker and Willie Bleuett here. Rainy in evening Father and I went to church in the morning.

" 10. Very heavy rain during night. Hot.

11. Fine but much cooler N.W. wind. Father Maliel and I to town in afternoon. Took painting lesson.

" 12 Time and hot. Louie took Mrs. Coleman and children to yarmouth Heighto George Maliel and I to M. L. R. {picnic at Pinafore?}

" 13. Rainy. Cool.

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