1894 Diary-Leon W. Snow
1894 Diary-Leon W, Snow
Mon., Jan 1-School did not keep today. Helped John and Arthur load up a load of logs.
Fri, Jan. 5-Stormy. Been to school today. Edd Effie and Florence were over this eve.
Sat, Jan 13-Stormy. Been braking roads today.
Sat. Jan. 20-worked fore Mr. Eastman.
Sun Jan 21-windy. Went up to Mr. Slack’s to meeting.
Mon. Jan 22-went up to Mr. Stanley’s to Helen’s birth day party.
Sat. Feb 3-went to Chelsea. Got me a pair or rubbers 1.60.
Sun Feb 4-Pleasant. Stayed down to Ames today
Sun Feb 18-been at home all day. Went over to see Edd.
Tues Feb 20-pleasant. Been to school today. Went out to the flat tonight to a promenade.
Fri. Feb. 23-cold. School finished today. Went over to Chas to have a party. Helen and I went down.
Thurs, March 1-Went over to Martin’s for a party.
Thurs., March 8-Been chopping sugar wood .
Sat., March 10-tapped 100 trees today.
Mon., March 12-tapped 200 more trees.
Tues. March 13-gathered sap today.
Wed, March 14-boiled sap today.
Wed, March 28-worked fore Leslie. Received $.75.
Sat, March 31-plesant. Gathered sap today. Went over Charlie’s.
Sun. April 1-pleseant. Went over home with Fred.
Thurs, April 5-been sick with measles.
Sat., April 7-went down and (got) Mrs. Wright.
Sun, April 8-carried Mrs. Wright home.
Thurs, April 12-Tapped 75 trees.
Sun., April 15-went over to meeting.
Mon., April 16-drawed manure and sap.
Sat. April 21-went down to Chelsea and a load of timber.
Thurs, April 26-harrowed today.
Fri, April 27- sowed our oats today.
Sun, April 29-went over to meeting.
Wed., May 2-drawed 18 loads of manure.
Mon. May 7-School began this morning.
Tues, May 8-built the fire this morning.
Fri, May 25-school did not keep.
Sun, May 27-been over the other side of the hill.
Wed, May 30-went out to decoration.
Thurs, May 31-been to school.
Sat. June 9-laid stone wall today.
(School continued at least through June.)
His last diary entry was:
Fri, July 27-Worked for Mr. Eastman.