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Mary Elizabeth "Minnie" Baker Diary, 1914-1918

Mary Elizabeth (Minnie) Baker handwritten 1914-18 51.pdf

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Sept. 4. Fine. Cyril helps draw in oats

     5. ..Sesla + I go to Toronto train stay at Fair till 10:15 am stay at Y.W.e.A. all night little
     6 Fine. Go to Mrs. Henny Williams in morning. She goes up town with us. Meet Zella (small dot) Will & tohmpsons to lunch. Home on 3:40 train. Cool. Gordon Cyril meet on Mabel & children here.
     7. Fine. Cool
     8.   ,,. Louise & dad to market. Louise & Mable go out to meet Wallie in afternoon.
     9. Fine. Cool. Louise, dad + I to church. John to tea & Cyril in evening.
     10. Fine. Cool. George to dinner & Mable & children go home.
     11. Fine.

     12.  ...Roy goes to the fair.(illegible)
     13.   ...
     14    ... Louise & dad to the fair. Cyril in evening.
     15. Fine. Dad & I to town.
     16. Cloudy morning but grand afternoon. All M. d. Whites here + Marwood Aokton to dinner Cyril to tea. Church at night.
     17. Fine. Louise & I go to Bruce Davis' for plums C 1.25 pears C 15.
     18. Fine. up fruit M.A. Taylorhere after dinner for a cup of tea
     19. Fine. (illegible) Cyril + I to town after dinner. To Leola's to tea Cyril here in evening.
     20. Fine. Louise & dad to town. Aunt Maggie comes in evening.
     21. Fine. Make my wedding cake. Cyril + I to talbertville in evening to see threshers.
     22 Fine. Louise & dad to market. Dad takes Aunt Maggie + I To Toronto. Uncle Ben's to tea. Cyril comes after us.
     23 Fine. Dad, Aunt Maggie + I to church she goes to Uncle Ben's Franks to dinner & Uncle John's to tea and for all night. Cyril comes in evening.
     24 Fine. Louise & I go to town meet Aunt Maggie & Uncle Ben's & go to London. Get my hat & suit.
     25 Fine. Canned peaches
     26.  .. Go to town. Bring Mrs. Hammond home. Cyril at night.
    -27. Fine with heavy rail al night. 
    -28.   .. Girl at night. Roy & John's go to Aylmer Train.
   ..29. Fine morning but rainy afternoon. Glad. I to town and take Mrs. Hammond home. 
     30. Fine. Cold & Windy. Dad sick in bed all day with gripe. Had Dr. Campbell to see him. Cyril to tea.
     1. Rainy at times. Cyril & I to town at night. I get my brown silk dress from Mrs Mann.
     2. Grand day. Mrs. Bennett comes in afternoon
     3. Raining. I go to town. Get my announcements & go to Mable's to help bill silo

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