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Mary Agnes "Aggie" Cooper Diary, 1913-1914

MaryAgnesCooper_1913-1914_012.pdf

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Tue Mar 25. Rained all last night and sleeting and freezing all day.

Wed Mar 26. Mild and very sloppy. I have a cold.

Thur Mar 27. Snowing and blowing most of the day. quite a depth of snow.

Fri Mar 28. Fine and moderately cold. Snow going a little Mr Clarke and Earnest here in the eve. Calf.

Sat Mar 29. Fine and mild. I have a dreadful cold. Mr Robinson buried.

Sun Mar 30. Fine and warm. I am miserable with a cold. Uncle and Aunt Nellie at church. Uncle, Aunt Nellie and I at Mrs Clarkes to tea.

Mon Mar 31. Rained early in the morning then cleared and a very high wind. Uncle finished on Jury 22 days I called at Marys in the evening.

Tue Apr 1. Fine but very windy. Mick went home Coal feeder out

Wed Apr 2. Fine and mild, the roads quite dry. Uncle and I went out to the Doctor. 75 cts Auntie cleaned stair and hall Carpet.

Thur Apr 3. Cold East rain all day. Uncle brought Mother and Annie out. Mrs Davidson died.

Fri Apr 4. Cold west wind with a few showers. Washed and churned. Uncle at Willies in the afternoon.

Sat Apr 5. Fine but windy.

Sun Apr 6. Fine but cold west wind we were at church. I spent the day at Mothers. Uncle and Aunt Nellie at Willies in eve.

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