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Mary Agnes "Aggie" Cooper Diary, 1913-1914


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Sat Mar 21 Fine and moderately cold. I called to ask for Mr Wiltshire

Sun Mar 22. Fine and mild. Aunt Nellie at Church. it came a lot of soft snow in the afternoon and evening.

Mon Mar 23. Fine and mild. I called to ask for Mr Wiltshire men here looking at the farm. I called at Willies in the evening, cold in eve.

Tue Mar 24. Fine and mild. We hung the bacon.

Wed Mar 25. Fine and very mild untill it came a shower in Robins here the afternoon. Willie took Auntie to the Doctor.

Thur Mar 26. Mild with a shower in the afternoon. Willie in Toronto, and Aunt Nellie at Marys.

Fri Mar 27. Rained gently most of the day. very mildly.

Sat Mar 28. Fine and mild. Willie and the boys here. Mr Breaky here. snow all off the road and water down ditch.

Sun Mar 29. Damp east wind. Annie here in the afternoon Ida Clarke here in the evening.

Mon Mar 30. Rainy day - very wet untill noon. Aunties in Toronto. Willie took them to the car.

Tue Mar 31. Fine bright day. Black fords here. men here looking at the farm. Aunt Mattie and I at Marys in the afternoon.

Wed Apr 1. April Fool. Willie here. getting things, rained heavily in the evening.

Thur Apr 2. Fine and moderately warm after a shower. I called at Mrs Clarkes in the evening. little flurry of snow in the eve.

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