Journal: Jeanette Sperry

1907 (Thursday) – In the morning I took the children (Alfred Oscar, Jr., Lillian, Charles Gilbert and Eva Ruth Lunt) for a long walk down to their Grandma Lunt’s (Priscilla Pitt), then we went over to see the work progressed on our house and returned home just before a big rainstorm came.

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Journal: Jeanette Sperry

1907 (Monday) – Pearl (Eva Pearl Sperry) came down and helped me wash. In the evening, I went to a surprise on Uncle Shed Lunt (Shedrick James Lunt). We had a fine time, I don’t think I ever laughed so hard for a long time, as I did at some of the things they did […]

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Journal: Jeanette Sperry

1907 (Sunday) – It has been over a year since I last wrote. The first part of May 1906, we moved into a house of Aunt Lena Rollins (Elina Margrethe Torkelson), she is Grandfather Sperry’s (Charles Sperry) 2nd wife, it is a block east of the Tabernacle. We are still living there but expect to […]

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Journal: Jeanette Sperry

1906 (Sunday) –  I have been to conference in the afternoon. Apostle Lyman (Francis Marion Lyman) told us we should try and so all the good we can in this life for it is so short compared to eternity, that it’s just like a line drawn across a piece of paper and if we only […]

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Journal: Jeanette Sperry

1906 (Saturday) – I took Alfred (Alfred Oscar Lunt, Jr.) and Eva (Eva Ruth Lunt) to conference, we went to Grandma Lunt’s (Priscilla Pitt) for dinner and then to meeting in the afternoon. Apostle Lyman (Francis Marion Lyman) and Richards (George Franklin Richards) were here and they spoke fine. 

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Journal: Jeanette Sperry

1906 (Tuesday) – I took Baby (Eva Ruth Lunt) down to Grandma Lunt’s (Priscilla Pitt), she has some of the aged sisters down to spend the afternoon and I went down to play for them to sing. Most of them bore their testimony telling how happy they were to be together and how grateful to […]

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