Category Archives: 1897 Ella’s Diary

1897 Memoranda: assorted

This is the end of the 1897 diary: Butter Nov 6   Helen.       51 lbs  11.00 Dec 4    Scott         10 lbs 2.69 “     11  Bristol        29  “  … Continue reading

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1897 Memorada: Addresses

From the back of the diary   Addresses: Persis L. Frost 135 Broad St. Washington, N.J. ____ Jan 20 J.H. Plummer.   Pub 905 Temple Court building Dept 96, New York City Ketcham 253 20 42nd St. New York City … Continue reading

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1897 Memoranda: Baptist Church notes

Baptist Church notes. was organized with 9 members Oct 1st 1868.  Joined with 8 others & was baptized Oct 4th, 1868.  Helen Warner baptized Jan 13, 1878.    Henry Fisher baptized June 19, 1870. Rev Chas Hibbard went to Middlebury  … Continue reading

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1897 Memoranda: calls, poems and chickens

Calls  Jan. Mrs Ross.  Whitford.  Everest _It looks as if she didn’t keep track after January_ Oct 12.  The Watchman.  “Myra.”  “Hush!  be still,”  “Then and Now,”  “Overtaken.” I’m not sure what this is about._____ Hens & Chickens. March 20.  … Continue reading

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1897 MEMORANDA: OATMEAL GEMS

  A recipe in the Memoranda section of the 1897 diary: Oatmeal Gems 1 cup oatmeal. 1 egg. 1 tablespoon sugar a little salt 1 cup sweet milk 2 cups flour. 2 teaspoons butter Thin baking powder with the flour … Continue reading

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1897, Memoranda

A few things in the back of the diary: Letters: Aunt Frank, Jan 30 Persis & Ashton, ”  10 Mr Sherman, Ashton   ” 17 Maria, Ruth & Ashton  ”  24 Minnie Fisher  Feb 7 ? Royce March 13 Mary … Continue reading

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November 8, 1897

Mon., 8  Lucy & I take noon flyer to Vergennes.  Mother goes with us to the Station & Abe as far as Shelburne.  Call at Dr. Clarks.  All well at home & Hud doing the washing.  C.t.S. Pierce brings me … Continue reading

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