October 11, 1902

Sat Oct 11  arose at the Call of Geo Washington at 2 am  prompt  I gave him 25c & we got Started from the B&O depot at 3-15 am for Buffalo & I Suffered with a cold & diarrhea all day  we passed thru the Center of the great hard Coal Strike at Wilkesbarre Pa  also Pittston Pa  Saw groups of mean looking idlers who had much better been at work Earning Something to feed their half starved families  it rained most of the day & was damp Cool & disagreeable  we run out of the rain about 8-30 when we reached Buffalo & we put up at a City Hotel  first class  I took quinine & 2 doses Chamberlains medicine & took a good warm bath & feel better  went to bed in room 25  2nd floor  Mag is most Sick with head ache  we are 2 poor Stix to travel  I sent Card this Eve to Vic to meet us with team in Washington Ioa next Tuesday at 10 Am & we went to bed & my head roars very bad

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s