Personal Journal of George Washington Willard - 1883

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Sun, Apr 22, 1883

Simontons Cove   clear cool

Strong breeze N to SSW

Mon, Apr 23, 1883

At home most of the day

baffling winds   cloudy

Tue, Apr 24, 1883

Went to Portland   light snow in morning

Cloudy in afternoon   wind South fresh

up to Stroud's and down to Rogers

Bought meat X tobaco etc

Wed, Apr 25, 1883

At work on Steamer Sarnia

Clear pleasant all day

Quit work at midnight - got home at 1

Thu, Apr 26, 1883

On the Sarnia at work

got home at 7 PM

fine weather but Cool - with baffling winds

Will went to Boston

Fri, Apr 27, 1883

At home in fore noon

Cloudy wind SW fresh

went to Portland in afternoon got home at 230


Apr 22 - Apr 27, 1883

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Sat, Apr 28, 1883

At Portland part of the day   wind SW fresh

Settled up with BJ Willard 9.35

got home at 3 PM

up to Strout   bought Butter Tobaco

Sun, Apr 29, 1883

At work home most of the day

wind fresh baffling Cool

Mon, Apr 30, 1883

At work on Steamer Sarnia in forenoon

Came home at 3 PM

fine pleasant with baffling winds

Tue, May 1, 1883

At work on Steamer Sarnia until 1 oclock

fine pleasant weather   wind SSW fresh in afternoon

got home at 245

Wed, May 2, 1883

At work on the Sarnia in fore noon

got home at 1230

went to the beach

Strong breeze SSW cloudy

Went to work at 8 PM all night

Thu, May 3, 1883

At work on Sarnia   warm pleasant

got through at 7 PM

Last Steamer for the season

got home at 8   tired and sleepy


Apr 28 - May 3, 1883

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