Scripto | Transcribe Page

Log in to Scripto | Recent changes | View item | View file

Mary Agnes "Aggie" Cooper Diary, 1913-1914


« previous page | next page » |

Current Page Transcription [edit] [history]

Mon Feb 17, Fine bright day but frosty, below zero. we did not wash or churn. Aunt M. called at Littles.

Tue Feb 18, Fine bright day. milder. Dr Campbell here a sick steer.

Wed Feb 19. Fine day moderately cold. Uncle in Toronto and Weston.

Thur Feb 20. Fine and mild. very sloppy. Aunt Mattie at Mothers.

Fri Feb 21. Fine bright mild day. I was at Marys all day.

Sat Feb 22. Raining and sleeting very mild untill night a little colder. Willies Anniversary. I went over in the afternoon. Marjorie came home with us.

Sun Feb 23 {scribbled over}. Fine but a cold wind. Willie here for a while. We did not go to church too cold.

Mon Feb 24. Fine and moderately cold. We washed and churned.

Tue Feb 25, Fine but cold. Uncle at the mill.

Wed Feb 26. East wind and a little blustery. Uncle and Aunt Mattie at Uncle Smellies funeral.

Thur Feb 27. Fine day, sleighing, again. but not very good. Mr and Mrs Breakey called.

Fri Feb 28. Fine bright day, Uncle and I at Thornhill. he went to Doctor. I called at Marys in eve.

Sat Feb 29 Mar 1. A little blustery but mild and bright in the afternoon rather {lamb?}. like.

Sun Mar 2. Cold and blustery. Uncle and Auntie at church. I was at home all day, Cecille Pearson played the organ.

Transcription Tips

  • Follow the example of transcribing provided in the first few PDF files of this diary.
  • Click Edit when you’re ready to start transcribing.
  • Click Detach to move the transcription box to a convenient location.
  • Copy the text as it is, including misspellings and abbreviations.
  • Start each new day with a new line. Otherwise ignore spacing and alignments.
  • Use toolbar heading options for any headings in the text, i.e. diary titles.
  • Use toolbar table generator for any tables in the text, i.e. finance records.
  • Use toolbar comment option to add your own comments, i.e. illegible text or uncertain names or description of drawings.
  • Use toolbar stroke through text option to transcribe crossed-out text.
  • When done press "Save Transcription" to save your work.
  • View more transcription tips.

Current Page Discussion [edit] [history]