Tag Archives: 1911

On a Kodak roll!

[Posts for August 12-14, 1911] Sat. Aug. 12, 1911 I got up late this morning then read and cleaned my room. This afternoon I finished my book then finished painting the birch bark cover to Vera’s book and painting a … Continue reading

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Kalamazoo Kodakery

[Posts for August 8-11, 1911] Tues. Aug. 8, 1911 A busy, jolly day!! This morning right after breakfast Papa, Mr. Redman and I went swimming out to White’s Lake  Oh it was great! The water was fine. I can stay … Continue reading

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My eighteenth birthday!!

[Post for Aug. 5-6, 1911] Sat. Aug. 5, 1911 This morning we all went out swimming at White’s Lake. My but we had a picnic!! You ought to see Mamma and Mrs. Redman come down the tabogan[sic] they make quite … Continue reading

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Housework!

[Post for July 20-22, 1911] Thur. July 20, 1911 Edna hasn’t been well today so we done most of the work. I sewed on my dress today and have the skirt partly done. This evening Harry Johnson and Will came … Continue reading

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The Delano Girls

[Post for July 18-19, 1911] Tues. July 18, 1911 This morning I sprinkled and fussed around until about 10:00 then began cutting out my dress. It took me until about 4:00 o’clock for I cut it all out myself and … Continue reading

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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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