18-year-old Helena Muffly wrote exactly 100 years ago today:
Friday, November 14, 1913: My music teacher didn’t think, or I mean she did think, that I hadn’t practiced my lesson any too much. It didn’t surprise me any for I didn’t put much work on it.
Her middle-aged granddaughter’s comments 100 years later:
I wonder if this old cartoon would have resonated with Grandma . . . or with her parents.