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Enchanted Wood at Blossoming – June 1918

(Margaret was great observer of children. Here’s another column on her nieces and nephews) There is a wood in which, strange to say, I had never set foot. It is beyond the “top dam,” and is fenced off in a … Continue reading

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Thursday – Promise of Strawberry Netting – July 1901

Our strawberry nets were in fragmentary condition. Therefore, it was with pleasure, we read an advertisement to the effect that “well-oiled and dressed, small-meshed nets” could be procured any length and width for the modest sum of one shilling for … Continue reading

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