May 12th, 1872, Sunday

Cloudy, looks like rain. I have been over to Father’s today, took both children. Aunt Clara was there. She and Soph start for Mass. next Wednesday. Father went after Emma Kuffman this afternoon. She is going to work for them awhile. Mother is feeling miserable, but guess talking to Aunt Clara has not done her … Continue reading May 12th, 1872, Sunday


October 9th, 1871

Eugene was down to Genoa today. Heard Chicago was all afire. Shall hear more particulars tomorrow. May has gone down to St. Louis. Uncle Haskel is dead. Died last month.