Category Archives: 1909

Halloween

Week of October 24, 1909 Sunday 24  We got up real late this morning and got ready for church. Papa and Mamma came up to dinner. Went to church in the morning and so many people knew me and shook … Continue reading

Posted in 1909, Claire Wight | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off

Contemplating the future

Week of October 17, 1909 Sunday 17  Same as yesterday. I have been reading some fine books this week. Monday 18  OO all day stayed after school for Miss Brown to help me with my geometry  In the evening I … Continue reading

Posted in 1909, Claire Wight | Tagged , , , , , , , | Comments Off

Feeling miserable!

Week of October 10, 1909 Sunday 10  It rained today. I did not go anywhere all day but just read and wrote all day. I have felt miserable all day and I hope I feel all right tomorrow. I wonder … Continue reading

Posted in 1909, Claire Wight | Tagged , , , , | Comments Off

The Penny Social

Week of October 3, 1909 Sunday 3, 1909  Went to church and S.S.  In the afternoon Bernice came up and we read and made candy. In the evening we went to Intermediate B.Y.P.U. and Esther led the meeting  after meeting … Continue reading

Posted in 1909, Claire Wight | Tagged , , , , , , , | Comments Off

“This week has been full of excitement”

Week of September 26, 1909 Wednesday 29  OO then went down town with Cornelia. In the afternoon I went downtown. I took a picture from the top of the Ferris wheel and we went on the ocean wave also.  In … Continue reading

Posted in 1909, Claire Wight | Tagged , , , , , , | Comments Off

What will I be?

Week of September 19, 1909 Sunday 19, 1909   In the morning I went to church with Vera, esther & Hazel stayed to S.S.  In the afternoon I read one of the Little Colonel’s books and wish I could be more … Continue reading

Posted in 1909, Claire Wight | Tagged , , , , , , | Comments Off

A visit to the corset factory

Week of September 12, 1909 Monday 13   School has begun! I went this morning and I had Miss Brown, Miss Larned, Miss Marshall, Mrs. Cole. I did not have to go to school in the afternoon so I went through … Continue reading

Posted in 1909, Claire Wight | Tagged , , , , , | Comments Off

Girls dressing up!

Week of September 5, 1909  September Sunday 5   Went to Church and S.S. I stayed upstairs today and Mrs Hodge had the class. In the afternoon I read and in the evening also. I wrote a letter to Oliver but … Continue reading

Posted in 1909, Claire Wight | Tagged , , , , , , , | Comments Off

Fun in Allegan

Week of Aug 15, 1909  August Wednesday 18  Sewed!  Thursday 19   Sewed!!  August Friday 20  In the morning I worked  on my dress  I got it finished. In the afternoon I came to Allegan and Phyllis & Florence met me. … Continue reading

Posted in 1909, Claire Wight | Tagged , , , , | Comments Off

Sliding the pole

 Week of Aug 8, 1909 [Claire is back in Kalamazoo]  Saturday 14   In the afternoon May and Cornie & I went to a surprise luncheon on Cecille Hamm  we had a swell meal. In the evening we went through the … Continue reading

Posted in 1909, Claire Wight | Tagged , , | Comments Off