March 1897

1897 March

1 Mon
Clear and cold with a SW wind. Temperature 24 below zero this morning. Signs of more snow.

2 Tue
Cloudy and cold with a SE wind and snow. Fred went to Centreville Mill today.

3 Wed
Cloudy and cold with a SE snow and drifting. It stormed most all day today.

4 Thu
Cloudy and cold with a NW wind. A dreadful blowing and drifting day. Fred yarded logs.

5 Fri
Cloudy and cold with a NW wind. Signs of a storm. Fred took out one load of logs. George
Lindsey came today.

6 Sat
Clear and warm in the morning. James and Harden went to Cloverdale.

(Note: Cloverdale,N.B. is fifty miles from the Fulton Homestead. It is where Martha (Jones) Fulton’s family
resides.)

7 Sun
Clear and cold with a NW wind. R.L. Bell was here at noon. J.W. Fulton and L.H. Fulton not back yet.

8 Mon
Some clouds and cold with a NW wind. Fred and George was cutting and hauling logs.

9 Tue
Some clouds and cold with a NW wind. Fred and George Lindsey was to work. Lindsey took a load of logs to Wilcox.

10 Wed
Cloudy and cool with a SE wind and snowed 4 or 5 inches of snow. A.J. Fulton and Alice
Larrabee here today.
(Note: Aaron’s sister, Alice, lived close by in Blaine, so when Aaron took long carriage rides he would have his sister accompany him. It give Alice a chance to check in on her mom and dad at the same time.)

11 Thu
Cloudy and cold with a SE wind. The wind blew in the afternoon very heavy from the NW.

12 Fri
Cloudy with a NW wind. Robert Jones and wife from Knoxford here. J.W. Fulton and wife here this afternoon.
(Note: Robert Jones anxious to talk with James and Harden about his family in Cloverdale.)

13 Sat Cloudy and cold with a NW wind. Bell boys here to dinner and Fred.

14 Sun
Cloudy and cold with a NW wind. In the afternoon the wind came round to the SE and snowed very heavy.

15 Mon
Cloudy and cold with a SE snowstorm in the night, fell 4 or 5 inches. The wind came round to the NW at daylight and blew the snow all away. It blew heavy all day.

16 Tue
Cloudy and cold with a NW wind. Fred went out to Blaine this afternoon.

17 Wed
Cloudy and cold with a NW wind. George York here to dinner.

18 Thu
Cloudy and cold with a NW wind. Signs of a storm. George Lindsey came back today. Fred went up on the mountain.

19 Fri
A light SE snow in the night and snowed some all day. Fred went to the River on business.George Lindsey went home today.

20 Sat
Cloudy and cool with a SE wind. Fred killed a cow today for Mrs. Lorenca. Still snowing tonight.

21 Sun
Cold with a SE snowstorm all night and all day. Fred was out just enough to do the chores. Still snowing at bedtime.

22 Mon
Cold with a SE wind. Fred and Harden was to Town Meeting today. J.W. Fulton called.

23 Tue
Cloudy with a NW wind. Fish peddler here today. Fred went to the Fort today. Hired on business. Signs of a storm.

24 Wed
Cloudy and cool with a NW wind. John Bartley here today. Fred took a load of wood to Stitham’s.

25 Thu
Cloudy and cold with a NE wind. Snowing and drifting. A regular March day.

26 Fri
Cloudy and cold with a NE wind. John Aheran helped Fred today to cut timber. A regular March day, snowing and blowing.

27 Sat
Cloudy and cold with a NW wind. Cloudy all day. Signs of a storm today. Fred was away to the Fort on business.

28 Sun
Clear and cold with a NW wind. Harden and Fred went to a Meeting today. Clear tonight.

29 Mon
Some clouds and cold with a NW wind. J.W. Collins here. Fred had John Aheran helping him today making timber.

30 Tue
Some clouds and cold with a NW wind. Fred and John Aheran was making timber today. Clear and cold.

31 Wed Some clouds and cold with a West wind. Fred had John Aheran to work today.

And so Ends the Month of March

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