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Sidney Clarence Van Sickle Diary, 1909-1913


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1909. Daily Record.

June 27 Sunday. doing chores. went to Church in morning. very nice day. warm. went to R.O. to League with H.E.P. & spent the evening at H.E.P. home.

June 28 Monday. doing chores. hoeing corn. all day.. very warm. cooler at night.

June. 29 Tuesday. doing chores. hoeing corn. fixing fence. cut grass in orchard. & along road. cultivating buckwheat ground. set part at road fate.. Frank hoeing & cultivating corn. cara came up to-day. Father away tp Sam Kivels barn raising. Barn 48 x 77. = 10 ft out side past. 34 per-live past. nice day. & moonlight night.

June 30 Wednesday. doing chores. hoeing corn. went to Cheese factory & got 31/4 lbs cheese then went to Rockton & got H.E.P.

July 1 Thursday. doing chores. helping to get yard ready for social. in am. went to starting field in afternoon. & helped in Booth. Proceeds of day $3.14.00 Proceeds. of evening $2.10.00.

July 2 Friday. doing chores cleaning up yard. & cultivating corn & mangles. took H.E.P. home at night. Recd milk check

July 3 Saturday cooler. doing chores. picking potatoes bugs. sowed buckwheat. & harrowed ground.

July 4 Sunday. very nice day. doing chores. went to church morning & evening wrote letter to H.E.P. & posted some. CharlieMorman's corpse came here on express in afternoon 4.30 Killed by train

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