“Pleasant but windy. went up to the green in the afternoon. The Oliver Ames was lanched. attended evening prayer meeting John waited upon me time a passed a few pleasant hours with me.” – Hattie E.F. D.
The “green” Hattie refers to is Taunton Green, the center of town. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Taunton_Green_Historic_District
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