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Franklin McMillan Diary, 1923

Frank McMillan 1923 Diary 13.pdf

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March 14 Very cold must’ve been nearly zero. Too cold to work.

March 15 Strong east wind, cold + cloudy. Seeds in hotbeds not coming very good.

March 16 Raining all night. Turning colder again with strong west winds. Toronto Granite won senior O.H.A. semifinal from Ottawa last night. They play finals in Winnipeg next week.

March 17 Cool + cloudy. Lillie played at St Patrick’s concert at M Sunday.

March 18 Sunday. Fine + mild. Drove new car to Hamilton had dinner + tea.

March 19 Strong West winds. Very cold as bad as Feby. Was about zero.

March 20 Very cold yet. We’re all down to Grandpa's for supper. It is his birthday. They were 17 there. Macs + Bells.

March 21 First day of spring. Strong southwest + west winds. Fine + mild. Getting cloudy at night. Started trimming trees.

March 22 Shovelling last night + this morning. Making hotbeds this afternoon.

March 23 Toronto Granite senior O.H.A. win allow cup from the west Sask Varsity score 11 to 2 on the two games gives them champions of Canada. Weather cloudy + colder.

March 24 High Westwinds + cold with snow flurries. got in a load of basket covers 10000 in all. Ordered some {shelves?} Also 1lb pumpkin seed 75¢, 1oz {A type of plant}, 15 lb corn, R. giant $4.50 seeds total $8.25 from J.A {Simmons?} Toronto.

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