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Jervis McEntee Diaries
Saturday October 1, 1881
Jervis McEntee Diary Entry, October 1, 1881, from the Jervis McEntee papers, 1850-1905, in the Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution
Saturday, Oct 1, 1881 Wrote a long letter to Lucy telling her all about Downing and Edwina's engagement. Every one who hears of it is very much pleased. It has been a very warm day with a hot parching wind--just such weather as is most uncomfortable to me. I worked a while down in the shop fixing my Brussels trunk and perspired profusely.< Previous Entry | Next Entry >
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