Mr. Jas. [sic] Lee. of Leiviston [sic] Me. a former overseer
of weave room here, died Apr. 11-39
Saxony shut down 3 dys [sic]. Wed. Apr. 19-39
Flannetter down some weeks before on 3 dys [sic].
Part of mill on 4 dys [sic] & part full for a while
then all on 4 dys [sic].
Weave room up stairs [sic] shut down Apr. 26-39
on 3 dys [sic], a week, part of wing also.
Ice ran out in St. John river at F’ton
Ed Merritt died in St. Stephen. 1939.
Arctic rink in F’ton burned Apr 30-39
May 24-39 – holiday, working 3 days so we
worked Mon. Wed. & Thur.
Little Margaret Finnamore died Sat a.m. at 2:30 June 10-39
Gerald Allen came home from hospital June 11-39
[Jennie Pike’s Date Diary (1932-1940) – Cover Page]
[Jennie Pike’s Date Diary (1932-1940) – Page 21]
[Jennie Pike’s Date Diary (1932-1940) – Page 23]
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!!!
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