Transcription of Jennie Pike’s Date Diary (1932-1940)

/Transcription of Jennie Pike's Date Diary (1932-1940)

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Mr. John Doherty died Fri. Oct 7-38 Mrs. Susie Saunders died Oct 7-38 Bishop Richardson of F'ton died. Sat. Oct. 8-38 Countess of Ashburnham died Sun, Oct. 9-38 Oct. 11-38. Thanksgiving Day. Mill down Mon. wooked [sic] on Fri. instead. Repair wook [sic] on chimney of Cotton Mill - fall of 1938. Walter [...]

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Little Phipps child died.  Apr. 18-38 Mr. Alfred Smith died Apr. 23-38 Bert Brown died May 3-38 Gladys married May 7-38 Verla Dennison died in Vic. Hospital May 15-38 Mr. Andrew Perry died.  June 2-38 I took sick on way to work, Tue a.m. June 7-38 loafed 2 months. (Mill went on 4 [...]

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1938/ Rev. M. D. Oliver of U.C. Marysville, died in hospital.  Sun. Jan 2-38 Harry Pickard of Devon died Thur. night Jan 13-38 Miss Agnes Ramsey die. Thur. Jan 20-38 Feb 2nd-38 Candlemas Day, cold & clear Sandy Voye died in Moncton hospital Feb. 6-38 Marvin Mitchell & Anita Tait married, Feb. 26-38, [...]

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Jennie Pike’s Date Diary (1932-1940) - Page 16 Nov. 26-37. American Thanksgiving Day. always last Thur. in Nov. Mild weather here. Big rain Nov 28-37 - snow all gone Mrs. Percy Minue [sic] died Nov. 30-37. Mr. Clayton died. Dec. 3-37. Lovely day Dec. 6-37 - no snow. Tommy Mitchell's section shut down [...]

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Jennie Pike’s Date Diary (1932-1940) - Page 15 Venetta Gasier [sic] operated upon for Appendicitis Sept. 21-37. Cecil McDonald operated upon, Sept 24-37 Sade Walker very low in hospital Sept 22-37. Earth quake [sic] morning of Sept. 30-37 about 4 a.m. I went to Boston on excursion. Oct. 8-37. Cousin Leila Logan West here [...]

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Jennie Pike’s Date Diary (1932-1940) - Page 14 Fern died in Hospital June 8-37. 240 looms finished night work. June 14-37 Mrs. Wibberly's daughter died in Hospital June 22-37 Clarence Patterson's son died in Hospital June 22-37 Tess & Ernie & Family came home by car. July 6-37 Mary Pickard died suddenly, while [...]

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Jennie Pike’s Date Diary (1932-1940) - Page 13 Mrs. Hugh Harrison died suddenly Apr. 27-37. Mr. Gregory died Apr. 25-37 Pearl S. & Charlie S. married. May 1-37 Mrs. Mose Allen of Penniac died suddenly May 3-37. Coronation Dat, May 12-37. King George VI & Queen Elizabeth crowned.  Mill down. Dot Hashey [sic] [...]

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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 [...]

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Snow Nov.17-36 King Edward VIII gave up the throne of England to marry Mrs. Simpson Dec. 10-36 King George VI came to throne Carle [sic] McKnight drowned Dec. 24-36 (skating on river) Mrs. Fred Pond died Dec 24-36, Effie came home from St. Paul. Minn.[sic] Xmas. 1936 [sic] very pleasant day, no snow. [...]

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Jere, Ray dew [sic] & Mary & Marilyn of Fitchburg Mass [sic] visited me. Sept. 19-20-36 [sic] Whole mill started on fulltime Sept 14-36 Edie [sic] came back with me Sept. 21-36, after visiting in Maine for 9 weeks. Edie [sic] first came to my house in May. 1934 [sic] Oct 12-1936 Thanksgiving [...]