July 1st, 1872, Monday

Pleasant. Eugene and I went to Genoa and Richmond. I bought me a linen dress. I had a letter from Soph today. She has been down to Biddeford. She was having a splendid time. She was in Boston when she wrote. Is going to Dunbarton after the 4th. She says the city is crowded, people … Continue reading July 1st, 1872, Monday


October 20th, 1869, Saturday

Eugene and I were in Chicago (to Amos) a week or two ago. Went in Wednesday and staid until Saturday night. Left Clara with Sophronia and May. Mother and Father are East. They are going to visit in Maine, New Hampshire and Massachusetts. Mr. Moses’ folks have gone to Missouri, all of them but Myron. … Continue reading October 20th, 1869, Saturday

March 6th, 1868, Friday

Rained hard all day. I came over here to Father’s Tuesday. Mother Swan came with me. We have been busy quilting all this week. John went to Richmond this afternoon, says the Nippersink Creek is very high. Eugene is here and is going to stay all night.