The Jervis McEntee Diaries - April 17, 1887

Diary Entry:

Sunday, Apr 17, 1887 Came home last night by 4 oclock train. Cold this morning with North wind. After breakfast I walked over to Chester St to see what the men had accomplished. Not as much as I hoped but I suppose all I could expect. I presume I will have to stop now as Henry is to go to work on the dock and I have not the money to go on with the work. Milton Holmes came up while I was there. He thinks I will sell lots as soon as the street is graded. My father is very feeble and Sara thinks his helplessness increases. She found him on the floor a few days ago where he had fallen in trying to help himself and she thinks he has been more feeble since.

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