Category Archives: 1911

The House Party

[Post for July 12-13, 1911] Wed. July 12, 1911 Nothing especially different has happened. My dress is done!! My but I’m glad!! I went down town this afternoon and bought me a pink ribbon for my hair. Edna has fixed … Continue reading

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Claire & Will “Bill”

[Post of July 10-11, 1911] Mon. July 10, 1911 Got up early for the train  got lost on the way to the depot trying to save time by a cut and so had to hurry for the train. Talked fast … Continue reading

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All about boys…

[Post of July 7-8, 1911] Fri. July 7, 1911 I didn’t do anything special this morning and this afternoon I slept and read  I forgot that this morning I took Reta & Ardith down town  I bought the groceries and … Continue reading

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4th of July fun & silliness

[Post for July 4-5, 1911] Tues. July 4, 1911 Got up and took the morning train for Allegan then went up (wrote this by moonlight don’t think I’m crazy) to Landon’s and we four took the 11:30 train for Hamilton  … Continue reading

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The Goddess of Discord

[Post for June 20-30, 1911] Tues. June 20, 1911 I feel tonight as if the goddess of Discord had been here with a vengence. It’s just me but I feel cross at everybody!! The MacDowells are here and I wish … Continue reading

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The Circus!

[Post of June 16-17, 1911] Fri. June 16, 1911 Got up and ready for school by eight o’clock  when I arrived at Cecille’s behold I found we weren’t expected at School until ten o’clock. So we fooled around then went … Continue reading

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Tennis & Training School

[Post of June 13-14, 1911] Tues. June 13, 1911 Well I got up at 4:50 to play tennis and it rained for about 2 min. and made it so wet we couldn’t play. I ironed at 10 o’clock   however we, … Continue reading

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Enjoying the Kalamazoo River

 [Post of June 10, 1911] Sat. June 10, 1911 Got up about nine o’clock  my but it was hot last night and its so hot today. I ironed my two white skirts this morning and did some other things. In … Continue reading

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Gull Lake, Tennis & Strawberry Shortcake

[Post of June 7-9, 1911] Wed. June 7, 1911 Went to school! In the afternoon I got ready and played tennis with Miss Hay  I won 6-0 and had the games 6-5 in the second set when she stopped because … Continue reading

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“Wonderfully grand day”

[Post of June 2-6, 1911] Fri. June 2, 1911 This has been a perfectly wonderfully grand day I can’t begin to tell it all here!! Well we took the 6:38 and got to Albion about 8:00 o’clock. When we got … Continue reading

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