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Mary Elizabeth "Minnie" Baker Diary, 1914-1918

Mary Elizabeth (Minnie) Baker handwritten 1914-18 08.pdf

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Aug 14. Fine and cool

" 15. " " hot Louie and went to town in forenoon. Helped finish hawweet in afternoon. WIlliam Henry Baker & wife came from London Sat. night.

" 16. Father {oW. Hs wife?} went church. George Maliel and L at night. Rainy at noon.

" 17. I took W. H. wife out to Uncle Johnny, Paulina, Maliel and I went to ball game. Fine and cool.

" 18. Heavy rain and some thunder & lightning during forenoon. Maliel and I to town Finished my second lecture at {Mr. Aogoode?}.

" 19. Rainy again in forenoon and at noon. Ray went to Port to Scotchman's picnic.

" 20. Heavy rain early all forenoon. Father Louie & Maliel {to?} town. Fine in afternoon.

" 21. Fine.

" 22. Fine and warm. Maliel and I went to London and met Aunt Maggie. Maggie {"Maliel" written on top} got her bedding hat and suit. Came home about 6. 30. Went to Uncle Ren's and Ray came for us.

Aug. 23. Father Louie Uiellie & Aunt Maggie to church. George Maliel and I at night. {Hawinpown?} of main all evening.

" 24. Fine. Father Aunt Maggie & Maliel to town. Went to park & cemetery.

" 25. Fine, Louie and I {U?} dentist. Brought home my second pciture.

" 26. Baker {pcimei?} at Port. Ray. Willie & I went on 9.30 a.m. car. Father, Aunt Maggie & Louie on 11.30. Maliel and George at night and I {dame horns?} with them. Good time about 90 there. Fine day.

" 27. Fine. Maliel and Aunt Maggie to town Uncle John's for dinner and Florence came out.

" 28. Fine. Mrs. Churchill {faint arrow pointing down and a pen line made diagonally crossed throughout} and Paulina AUnt Jenny and Violet cmae out to tea. Mrs. Churchill, Paulina, and Ida Jomeo camy in evening.

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