1896 – In the evening Father (Charles Henry Sperry), Esther (Emily Esther Sperry) and I went up town, Esther and I went up to Burton’s, then I went down to Grandma Sperry’s (Emily Louisa Miller), and then down to Judge Higgins to call for Lillie Black (Lillie May Black). Lil and I went to the dance with Father. Esther went with Mr. and Mrs. Burton. It was the wedding dance of George Udall and Miss Stewart. After the dance, Father and I came down home.