18-year-old Helena Muffly wrote exactly 100 years ago today:
Friday, March 20, 1914: Home 2:30. Went to sleep this afternoon and when I awoke was sleepier than ever.
Her middle-aged granddaughter’s comments 100 years later:
You came home at 2:30!! What were you doing? You must have been having fun to have stayed out so late.
This is getting to be a habit. On February 18, 1914 you wrote:
Ruth and I went to a party tonight over at our cousin’s. We walked to town and from there the party was conveyed in sleds. Didn’t go very fast as the roads were full of snow. My, but we did have the eats. Bet there were some, who made it hard for their poor tummies. Got home 2:30 a.m.