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Mary Agnes "Aggie" Cooper Diary, 1913-1914


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Wed Apr 16. A great many people started seeding. Fine and warm. Aunties and I went to Toronto. got my hat. $7. Mr and Mrs Little and Mr and Mrs Breakey here in the evening.

Thur Apr 17. Fine and warm. raked yards etc. Annie and Lizzie here for tea. we called at Marys and Mrs Clarkes. Uncle took girls home in the evening.

Fri Apr 18. Very warm wind. Auntie cleaned back kitchen. washed our blankets cleaned hen houses etc. a thunder storm in eve.

Sat Apr 19. Cold west wind. Cleaned pantry. closets. etc. Luesby here fixing pump.

Sun Apr 20. Cold wind. heavy frost and thick ice. Uncle, Aunt Nellie and I at evening church. heavy frost, & ice

Mon Apr 21. Fine bright day. warmer quite a frost last night. Mick started work. Started seeding. cleaned Dining Room and took up Carpet.

Tue Apr 22. A little showery. we washed and churned. men on land

Wed Apr 23. Showery most of the day. Uncle and Aunt Nellie at Thornhill in the morning.

Thur Apr 24. Fine and warm. very warm. Aunt Mattie and I in Toronto. called at Aunt Lizzies. had coats on but too hot.

Fri apr 25. Fine and very warm. I went without coat. did up Dining Room Curtains. Mrs Little and Victor called.

Sat Apr 26. Fine and cooler. We cleaned Kitchen wood work.

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