19-year-old Helena Muffly wrote exactly 100 years ago today:
Tuesday, November 24, 1914: <<no entry>>
Her middle-aged granddaughter’s comments 100 years later:
Sometimes when Grandma didn’t write anything, I wish that she’d told us mundane things– like what her family discussed over the dinner table that day.
Maybe a hundred-years-ago today,the Muffly’s were talking about the recent accident in the nearby town of Watsontown.
What excitement! Thank goodness the accident wasn’t any worse than it was.