1923 Diary-Hattie Chamberlin
In a notebook titled
J.G. Cherry Company
Equipment and Supplies
Creamery, Ice Cream Plant
Egg Cases and Egg Case Fillers
Cedar Rapids, Iowa
St. Paul, Minn.
Jan.-Feb., various things recorded by M.W. Chamberlin.
195W Office M.C. Taft Montpelier.
Fred Demas recording mortgage Demas to Sargent Osgood & Roundy. $1.00.
Romunus Cash 31.80.
rec’d from Burroughs 15.90
Romunus 31.80 cash.
Houghton & Robins check 5420 Inv. 4828.
Romunus Cash 15.90.
Houghton & Robins 64.20. #4838.
W.A. Smith check Feb.5.9. 63.60 #4420.
F.E. Worthley check #4007 $15.90.
Romunus check 31.80 NC 1063.
The rest of the diary appears to be Hattie’s handwriting.
Mon, March 12-We came home from Gertie’s today. Leon moved us.
Tues, March 13-Mabel Seaver called & G. Downing Agg called.
Wed, March 14-Dr. Gale came today. Floe Bohonon called.
Thurs, March 15-Dr. Gale came today. Elle Spencer & Flora Houghton called.
Sat. March17-Dr. Gale came today.
Tues, March 20-Dr. came today. Mrs. Kelty began today.
Sun, March 25-The girls were at home. Blanche brought a chicken. Gertie ice cream. Flora Bohonon called.
Mon, March 26-Mrs. Morrison called.
Tues, March 27-Mrs. Bill Seaver & Jess Bohonon and Gertie called. Stanley came home from Leon’s.
Wed, March 28-Mrs. Jeffords called. Rough day.
Sun., April 1-Dr. Bailey came to see me. Mrs. Kelty got through and got home.
Mon, April 2-Mrs. Thibeault came this afternoon. Teebo I call it.
Friday, April 6-Mrs. Jefffords & Mrs. Warner called today. Mrs. W staid to supper.
Mon., April 9-Mrs. Thibeault (Teebo) has been here one week. We paid her $3.50. So far so good. One week today.
Tues., April 10-Mr. Simmons called. I got 120 cards. Quite a shower.
Monday April 16-Mrs. Patterson & Leah here today. Paid Mrs. Thibeault 3.50. She has been here 3 weeks.
**Names of folks who called on Hattie while she was apparently ill.
Mrs. Bill Seaver
daughters Blanche & Gertie
Charlie and Stanley
Mrs. Patterson and Leah
Mr. & Mrs. George Downing
Mrs. C. E. Emery
Mrs. Vick Curtis
Mrs. Clara Wood
Mrs. Lee Whitney
Addie Dix with the girls Lucy and Rachel
Sun, May 20-Martin & I went up to Blanche to dinner. My first ride this spring.
Sat., May 26-Lydia Wilson was buried today.
Mon., May 28-We paid Mrs. Thibeault $2.00. She has got through 8 weeks today since she came.
Tues., May 29-We let Mrs. Thibeault go today. She left on the Chelsea Stage.
Wed., May 30-I am doing my own work.
Sat. June 2-We went to Graniteville. Olive Calef went with us.
Sun, June 3-We carried Leon’s folks down to his mother’s.
Mon., June11-Martin & I, Karl, Stanley & Olive Calef went to Montpelier this afternoon.
Fri, June 15-I went to Addie’s.
Sat, June 16-Alice Towsley called. Mrs. Morrison called. I did my sweeping made two pies.
Sun, June 17-We went over to Horace’s. Leon’s folks went with us. We called to Alps a little while.
Sun June 24-I went to church. Dr. Vern Edson & wife called. I am terrible lame.
Mon, June 25-Cousin Shermie Cha. & wife from St. Paul called. William C. brought them.
Thurs, June 28-Martin & I wnet to Chelsea. Lizzy Avery, Karl and Stanley went with us.
Sun, July 1-We took Leon’s folks to Randolph. His Uncle Austin was gone. I called to see Mrs. Frank Blodget. She ws Stella Vinson.
Thurs, July 5-Martha Taylor was buried today.
Sat., July 7-We went to Williamstown. Elle Spencer went with us.
Sun, July8-Gertie, Charlie & Stanley went with us on a trip through Northfield Gulf.
Mon, July 16-This is Amy Tather’s (?) birthday.
Wed, July 18-70 years old today. Born in 1853. Married Dec. 22, 1875 in Plainfield, Vt.
Fri, July 20-Myrtie, Blanche and Mrs. Ben Spencer called.
Thurs, July 26-This is my sister Clara Knapp’s birthday. She would been 80.
Friday, Aug. 10-President Harding was buried today.
Sun, Aug. 12-Leon’s folks went blueberrying with Alfred Dashner’s folks.
Mon, Aug. 13-Ed Rogers died yesterday.
Tues, Aug. 14-Stanley Wilson & wife called today.
Sat., Aug. 25-We went to Chelsea. Charlie Brown & George Richardson went.
Sun, Aug. 26-We took Leon’s folks to Randolph to see Loren & Eton Snow’s people.
Mon, Aug. 27-We went to Barre. took Mrs. Alex Scott & May Scott.
Sun. Sept. 7-We went to Cabot to see Carc. Perley and his wife over there.
Thur, Sept 11-Elle Spencer went to Barre with us. I took a treatment of Gage & Gage.
Tues, Nov. 13-Cara Glidden Warren died today. She took poison.
Sun, Nov. 18-Harry Clough was found dead in bed this morning.
Fri, Nov 30-Ed Brown was buried this afternoon. Rained hard all day.
Thurs, Dec. 13-Martin’s birthday 71, born in 1852, Marshfield, Vt.