Jennie Pike’s Date Diary (1932-1940) - Page 12

Jennie Pike’s Date Diary (1932-1940) - Page 12

Wed. Jan 20-37 – Big day in the U.S.A.
inauguration of Pres. Franklin D. Roosevelt
2nd term. Colder weather here.
Candlemass Day Feb 2-37. mild & grey.
Mr. James Eastabrook dropped dead Jan 20-37
Mrs. Tribe died Feb. 20-37. Sat a.m.
Big snow storm Feb. 23-37.
Moncton beat F’ton [sic] in final Hockey playoff at Moncton 11-0. Feb 22-37
Had the brunch at my house to a turkey dinner
Sat. Mar. 6-367. had a gay time.
Mum’s birthday Mar 27. 37 [sic] – 97 yrs.
Easter Sunday Mar. 28-37. Mr. Gallagher died suddenly.
Bert Brown operated upon Mar. 31-37
Mrs. Jane Collings died. Apr 1-37
H. Miller & J. Fallon married. Apr. 3-37 by Ian Mc [sic]

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A Fredericton Region Museum project … exhibiting the history of Fredericton and central New Brunswick!

A BIG thank you to Kristel who has volunteered to help me with the Pike diary transcriptions!!!