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Sidney Clarence Van Sickle Diary, 1909-1913


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Daily Record

Tuesday had breakfast at aunt marys. went to Roys and had dinner. Roy & wife went to Belle Jole Park in P.M. at Roys for tea we all went to 10% Theater at night{ sat?} Roys over night.

Wednesday raining very hard in morning had breakfast at roys and dinner at uncle toms aunt mary & I went to see cousin Will & wife & had tea at mrs {Brdous?} come back & stayed at lunch Toms all night.

Thursday cousin Tom & I out for walk down to river on woodward & took in moving picture show & home for dinner I down street in p.M. & went to Roys for Tea & we all went to Temple Theater at night then I returned to uncle Toms for N. heavy rain.

Friday Harry Tom & I went to east side market wrote H.E.P Will Vansickle called with Auto and took me for ride. I at Will Vansickle for dinner in P.M. will took me around city & to Hants on wood-word ave. to state fair grounds & log cabin Park also seen Packard auto works a Ford auto works & Boulvered went to Rays at tea time & spent the evening Harry called & I went to home with him.

saturday left uncle toms & took limited car at 9-15 for Port Huron & had dinner at Stewarts 2701 {Gratiot?} ave. down town in P.M.

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