July 24, 1866


“Pleasant. The sabbath school went to Rocky Point. Called on Mrs James Paskey (sp?). John passed the evening with me..”  – Hattie E.F. D.

Notes: “Rocky Point” most likely refers to Rocky Point Park, an amusement park on the ocean in Warwick RI which opened in 1847. (I myself have gone there a few times. It is now closed.) https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rocky_Point_Amusement_Park
Portrait from family album of Hattie


© 2016 Amy E. McManus

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