1870–Henry: Fri., Dec. 9 In store all day. Father carried aunt & uncle of St. (Laurince?) county to (?) left Nell to (Stern & ?) out home had a good time. O Nell how I love you.
1918–Ella: Mon., 9 Rather mild. Tuttle goes to Bristol & from there to Middlebury. Karl comes up–sweeps out barn & hen house. Write Warner, Stanley Braithwaite, S.S. Times. Card to Herbert B. Phillips & Benoit go into the double house. pay $2.25. (punctuation sic)