Monthly Archives: August 2013

Aug. 30 & 31, 1913

Sat. August 30, 1913 Excitement reigns! There was a little colt born last night and the whole family of us have been fascinated all day watching its antics, Wayne was willing to give me the honor of naming it but … Continue reading

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Aug. 28 & 29, 1913

Thurs. August 28, 1913 This morning I wrote a hasty card to Ralph as I had promised to write while away then I got ready for the “S.D.I.” picnic at “Skinny” lake we went and such loads of stuff as … Continue reading

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Aug. 26 & 27, 1913

Tues. August 26, 1913 got up this morning and came to Otsego Fred Ryder was going to Otsego also so he sat with me and carried my suitcase up to Edna’s I like him very much I suppose because he … Continue reading

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Aug. 24 & 25, 1913

Sun. August 24, 1913 We got up and went down town to church it seemed so good to be in the Allegan church again and everyone was so cordial I’ve promised to go see the Landon’s, Reese’s and Redman’s anyway … Continue reading

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Aug. 22 & 23, 1913

Fri. August 22, 1913 This morning Wayne and Helen and I got up at 3:30 to go fishing. The moon was shining yet and it was cold but the air was fine we got down to “Skinny” lake and couldn’t … Continue reading

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Aug. 20-21, 1913

Wed. August 20, 1913 This morning I beat Esther a couple of sets of tennis then this P.M. I had Betty Stetson, Nina Jacobs, Barbara Blake and Mildred Tanis over, we played games and I served lemon ice and lady … Continue reading

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Aug. 18-19, 1913

Mon. August 18, 1913 This morning Mr. Parker called up and asked me to play tennis with him which I did he won 12-10 towards the last I didn’t play hard There are some pretty good write ups in the … Continue reading

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August 17, 1913

I win Western Michigan Championship Oh Diary diary I can’t believe it!! I thought there was no hope of my winning from Mrs. VenBoer the champion. Well it was such a hot day that I decided to let the men … Continue reading

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August 11-16, 1913

Claire writes on the 16th after a week of events have taken place. Well I just barely caught the train and Hurrah! the 4 of us were off for the Western Michigan Tennis tournament at Grand Rapids Boat and Canoe … Continue reading

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August 7 – 9, 1913

Thurs. August 7, 1913 S.S. picnic and I came out of it with a hurt finger my forefinger got hit on the end by a base ball while I was playing catch and a gr-r-r-r-r-r-r it feels as if it … Continue reading

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