“Not pleasant. Mrs. Fannie Burns made me a short call. went up to the green with Mr. Joseph Wright. passed the afternoon with Mrs. Shirtlief. Mary Ingell came this evening. Annie J. Wright passed the evening here. Rain.” -Hattie E.F. D.
-The “green” Hattie refers to here is Taunton Green, a park at the center of town.
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