16-year-old Helena Muffly wrote exactly 100 years ago today:
Saturday, November 18, 1911: Didn’t so much of anything today, except to be exceedingly lazy.
Her middle-aged granddaughter’s comments 100 years later:
Maybe Grandma spent a quiet Saturday reading magazines. The November 1911 issue of Ladies Home Journal had some great pictures of Thanksgiving vegetable centerpieces.