Fishing on Hot Summary Days

19-year-old Helena Muffly wrote exactly 100 years ago today: 

Saturday, July 25, 1914:  Nothing doing.

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Source: Kimball’s Dairy Farmer Magazine (May 15, 1914)

Her middle-aged granddaughter’s comments 100 years later:


You must have done something. Do you and your 9-year-old brother Jimmie ever go fishing on hot summer days in the   the nearby Warrior Run Creek ?

7 thoughts on “Fishing on Hot Summary Days

  1. I hope they spent time fishing or wading in the creek.
    That’s such a cute photo. I bet his folks were filled with joy seeing their little boy in the newspaper.

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