It rained last night. Many had very bad storms but we were protected by the mountain and just got a good rain this morning 1/4 inch. The gardens love it and now today I don’t have to water!!
Back to the diary – MEMO from Feb. Paid in the mill. Feb. 5. $18.00, Feb. 12. $2.95, Feb. 18 $16.20, Feb. 24 $16.20, March 4 $2.95
March 1. Tues. Cold & blustry. Did house work Helen was in a few minutes S.P. went to Marlboro.
March 2 Wed. Fair & warm. Went to vestry to quilting and over to Dublin & minister to party had good time 16 present.
March 3. Thurs. Fair & warm Did house work and went down with rent. ( Auntie rented from the church, it was not a mill house.)
March 4. Fri. Fair Did house work. Ed Tuttle was here for dinner in P.M. went over to Emma’s.
March 5 Sat. Fair. Did house work and embrodied a few minutes.
March 6. Sun. Cloudy with big snow storm at night. Did house work and went to S.S. (Sunday School) and church.
March 7. Mon. Cold with wind at night. Did house work (spring cleaning) and cooked. Set up tables for town meeting. Cut ham.
March 8. Tues. Cold & wind. Helped with town meeting dinner went to School Meeting in P.M.
March 9. Wed. Fair & cold Did house work & went over to Helen’s a minute in P.M.
March 10. Thurs. Cold & blustry. Did house work and then sewed on quilt put it together. ( I have her clamps for the quilting frame.)
March 11. Fri. Cold & windy. Did house work, moped floors went over to Isesties in P.M.
March 12 Sat. Fair & cold. did house work and went over to Emma’s.
March 13. Sun. Cold & blustry. Set around all day and went to church in evening & S.S.
March 14. Mon. Fair & cold Washed and did house work went to Gerties & Guys fixed the frames today.
March 15 Tues. Cold & blustry. did not feel well had Dr Hilderth pd $3.00 he said I would be all right in a few days.
March 16 Wed. Fair & cold did house work and went to quilting Nelson aid down 6 members from there. Everything all O.K.
March 17 Thurs. Cold & windy Did house work and went to Gerties to all day meeting farm beavre.
March 18. Fri. Pleasent. Did house work and went to Keene with Gertie had a good time.
March 19. Sat. Blustry & cold. did house work and sewed Gertie & Sherman came played cards in evening.
March 20 Sun. Cold & windy Went to church in evening & S.S.
March 21. Mon. Fair with snow at night. Did house work and went to Halls party 19 present. Ladies Aid gave them a lamp.
March 22. Tues. Sleet & colder. did house work and sewed on quilt. Guy brought the Crosley over.
March 23 Wed. Fair little warmer. Did house work finish quilt and went to Emma’s in P.M.
March 24. Thurs. Cloudy with snow at night. Did house work and made me apron went to Helens in a.m. Allie set the trap for skunk.
March 25. Fri. Fair. did house work and sewed on Ladies Aid aprons.
March 26. Sat. Rain. Did house work. S.P. went to Keene and I went to library. Robbie McCall came today.
March 27. Sun. Easter. Beautiful day warm & sunny . Went to Marlboro to church & here to church & S.S Bob McCll was in.
March 28. Mon. A big snow storm & blow. Did house work and sewed & read washed in morning.
March 29 Windy & blustry. Did house work and worked on the pillow tuf.
March 30. Wed. Fair Did house work and went to quilting over to Guys in evening.
March 31 Thurs. Rain all day. did house work & got ready for Kittridage funeral. sewed in evening.
This is the end of March. April tomorrow. Today I am going to bake kohlrobi for the first time. Hope it comes out good, then we can put that into the fall garden to make a change in vegetables. Have a great day.