Journal: Jeanette Sperry

1895 – This was a red letter day for me, I was quite a nervous girl with not too much confidence in myself, but I was so thrilled I scarcely slept at all that night. Mother (Caroline Webb) couldn’t imagine what had happened when I was out of bed so early in the morning, after […]

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Journal: Jeanette Sperry

1895 – I went up town to a dance with Esther (Emily Esther Sperry) and Father (Charles Henry Sperry) was leader of the band we always had to go early and before the dance commenced, Professor Pickering came up to Father, told him he would like to meet a young girl who wore her dresses […]

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Journal: Jeanette Sperry

1895 – I did my Saturdays cleaning and then went up town. Esther (Emily Esther Sperry), Melvin (Henry Melvin Sperry) and I went up to our lot to gather fruit. Melvin went down to the farm from there, Esther and I went over to Burton’s. Evening – we went to a Physical Culture. We slept […]

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