Wednesday the twenty third
A beautiful day. Fred came to lunch. He + Edith had stayed the night in Wollaston at the Marchauts. Edith stayed in town while Fred came out here. Had a pleasant time he had lots of news. Edith + Clarence drove him to West Medford in the car. Amozelle came in the a.m. before I was up, so did not see her. too bad. Said she was coming in today but so far has not got here. Finished book I was reading “Just George” Very good.
NOTES + EXPLANATIONS
On this day in history: March 23, 1927 (Wednesday)
Nanjing Incident: After the troops supporting Shanghai‘s warlords retreated to Nanking, Nationalist troops pursued, and attacks on foreigners began. Six foreign residents, including Professor John E. Williams of Nanjing University, were killed.
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