Henry S., age 25, Michigan

We drew the last of our corn stalks today. It has been cold and windy and froze the most to the time. It was so bad tonight that we did not go to the Reading Circle meeting at Mr. Weston’s. Kate and I studied astronomy. I studied Grammer and Artithmetic, too.  

*(R. Henry Scadin Collection, D.H. Ramsey Library Special Collections, UNC Asheville)