“Not very pleasant. Went to Myricks cattle fair with Otis this afternoon. very few there.” – Hattie E.F. D.
Notes: Otis is Hattie’s younger brother (James Otis). From 1858 to 1876 the Bristol County Central Cattle Show and Fair was held in Myricks (then the part of the City of Taunton) townofberkleyma.com
Portrait from family album
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