“Pleasant. Grandmother called. went up to the green. Took tea at Mrs Shirtliefs. Aunt Jane called. Attended the evening prayer meeting John waited upon me home and passed a few hours with me and very pleasant ones they were. Dr Barrows called to see Otis.” – Hattie E.F. D.
Notes: Notes: The “green” Hattie refers to is Taunton Green, the center of town https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Taunton_Green_Historic_District
Otis is Hattie’s younger brother, James Otis.
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