Tag Archives: 1911

Back to School

[Post for Sept. 8-10] Fri. Sept. 8, 1911 Hated to get up! Off to school we went and I had a pile of fun!! The way the pupils fire notes is something awfull!! They have a beautiful assembly room. I … Continue reading

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Before School Starts

[Post for Sept. 5-6, 1911] Tues. Sept. 5, 1911 Aunt Emma and I slept over at 275 last night so that Wendell Rowen could have my room. This morning neither Wendell or I woke up until too late to eat … Continue reading

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Labor Day!

[Post for Sept. 4, 1911] Mon. Sept. 4, 1911 Labor Day! This morning I embroidiered[sic] and did numerous things. The Jacob’s came up to see the house. They will let us know tomorrow if they will take it! Mrs. Waite … Continue reading

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Remembering the twins.

[Posts for Sept. 2-3, 1911] Sat. Sept. 2, 1911 Gene and Mrs. Waite went to Praierriville[sic] to see Bestors today so Aunt Emma and I were alone. We had a lovely day. We talked and talked this morning about lots … Continue reading

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How books can make you feel!

[Posts for Aug. 31-Sept. 1, 1911] Thur. Aug. 31, 1911 Sick! I’ve read a “King and a few Dukes” today  its an odd story. But oh what an understanding of nature the author has  how he pictures the forest and … Continue reading

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Papa makes it all so clear.

[Posts for Aug. 27 and 30, 1911] Sun. Aug. 27, 1911 This morning we all went to the First Baptist and heard Mr. Bulluck preach  it was a fine sermon! Went in Miss Farley’s class again in S.S.   This afternoon … Continue reading

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Father-Daughter Talk

[Post for Aug 24-26, 1911] Thur. Aug. 24, 1911 This has been an unusual day in family life  I don’t think I better tell it all here. It has rained most all day but I have appreciated a quiet home … Continue reading

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Lover’s Lane Fun!

[Post for Aug. 22-23, 1911] Tues. Aug. 22, 1911 My but I’m tired!! We have been to Gull Lake today  our folks then we met the Redman’s and Bestors at the lake. The way to have a grand time at … Continue reading

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Contemplating love

[Posts for Aug. 19-20, 1911] Sat. Aug. 19, 1911 Didn’t get up very early  last night after I wrote my diary I wrote a letter to Delia and this morning I sent her a small box of rice for pills. … Continue reading

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Great Aviation Meet

[Posts for Aug. 15-18, 1911] Tues. Aug. 15, 1911 Got up and took the morning train for Otsego  Nellie went on to Allegan. I feel awfully sorry for her  I wore my tennis suit and carried my racquet. I guess … Continue reading

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