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Boys, Love and More Boys!

[Post for Nov. 11-12, 1911] Sat. Nov. 11, 1911 Morning practiced. Miss Ellett came and we played while the folks were eating at the dinner party this noon. Mr. Reese is 82 yrs.  This P.M. orchestra practiced & class practiced … Continue reading

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Physics Problems

[Post for Nov. 8-10, 1911] Wed. Nov. 8, 1911 This was papa’s & mamma’s wedding anniversary so we had a chicken dinner & the hand painted China. The Weaver’s are hear[sic] also. My I just love Mrs. Weaver!! I hate … Continue reading

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Halloween Party

[Post for Oct. 30 & Nov. 3, 1911] Mon. Oct. 30, 1911 Went to school but did not stay for Lab this afternoon. I came home and helped get ready for the Athenaeides Halloween party that I gave tonight  it … Continue reading

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Train Travails

[Post for Oct. 20, 1911] Fri. Oct. 20, 1911 Went to school then took the noon train for Allegan. On the train I rode with Hilda Joseph and I found out that she’s a jew. When I got there I … Continue reading

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News from a Best Friend

[Post for Oct. 15, 1911] Sun. Oct. 15, 1911 Well this has been a lovely day!! This morning I talked Football to Mr. Scauf (misspelled) all through breakfast then read and played until church time. This afternoon Helen came down … Continue reading

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Football Saturday

[Post for Oct. 14, 1911] Sat. Oct. 14, 1911 My this has been a grand day! Got up this morning in less than an hour from train time. Hurried!! Got to Edna’s all right and saw the baby say he … Continue reading

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Unwanted gossip

[Post for Oct. 9-11, 1911] Mon. Oct. 9, 1911 I didn’t get up in time to take the hack so mamma & papa went on with the suit cases and mind you I had packed my belt & tie and … Continue reading

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Weekend in Allegan

[Post for Oct. 6-8, 1911] Fri. Oct. 6, 1911 Well I was elected by a vote of 120, the other two candidates for my place got 73 and 76!! This noon I came to Allegan with papa. Hilda Joseph and … Continue reading

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A book’s revelation

[Post for Oct. 1- 5, 1911] Sun. Oct. 1, 1911 I did not feel very well so did not go out all day. I played the piano & mandolin, read, made some candy and towards night Elizabeth came over for … Continue reading

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Tennis Anyone?

[Post for Sept. 28-30, 1911] Thurs. Sept. 28, 1911 Went to school! Had a History test and a fire drill  also chapel this morning which made the day different from Usual. This afternoon I went over by invitation to see … Continue reading

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