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Mary Elizabeth "Minnie" Baker Diary, 1914-1918

Mary Elizabeth (Minnie) Baker handwritten 1914-18 41.pdf

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Ael. 7. Grand. Go to town with Mr Waite. Meet Kate Mr Knigks go to Aylmn {small x} to {illegible}

    8. Grand. go alone to Union S.S. Then until Kate and Anna to Melh. church{*under text* little}. Jo Cova {illegible} {illegible} to tea a evening.
    9. Quite cold north wind To Mrs J. Mr Knights to tes Kate. Anna take Ben{illegible} to M.P.R. Station. Come Thomas meet Ray,{illegible} Go to tea. Mailing others to Frome. Have club bay stolen at church
    10. Quite cold Time.
    11.  ..   ..    ..
    12.  ..   ..    .. Go to town with Ms Waits to Teachers Convention held in St. Thomas Colb. Qnal. E.U. Elgin united. Go home to dinner with Florence, stay with her during convention Cyril takes us to evening session
    13. Rainy miserable day cleaning at night. Go down to Mables for tea. at night. Cyril in evening.
    14. Time s. wind stay at mables all day.
    15. Time. George Mable House . I go to church then out home to dinner. I stay to tea and then go with Cyril to the tabernacle and then to from ... Cloudy".' 

Ael 16 Cloudy windy. Quite cool.

  . 17.   ..   ..   ..  ..
    18 {illegible} Go to prayer meeting at {illegible}
    19 Rainy.
    20. Rained nearly all day. Gales.
    21 Cold & Windy. Go to town with Mr Waite Go to Mables to dinner, & tea. Up on car meet Cyril go to tabernacle & home.
    22. Fine. Go to church & Cyril{illegible} I go to Emerys in evening then to home.
    23. Fine. Milder. 
    24  Coludy.
    25   ..  Rainy. High winds.
    26   .. .Cold. 
    27 Fine.  ..  Cyril comes about 1P.M. for me unexpectedly go to tabernacle to meeting on Womanhood or Motherhood.
    28 Fine. Milder. Father & I go to Toronto market. Call at Ms {illegible} To Take Belle a present and see her things.
    29 Grand day. Louise, dad & I to church. Louise and I go to meeting for women in tabernacle. in afternoon. cyril & I at night. he {illegible} tabernacle {illegible} go Cardinal Gretin Church. Then to home.
    30. Mild. Indian Summer. Choir practice.
    31. Th Rainy. Cleaning for night then up as a Blind Begger

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