March 5, 1911

Sunday March 5th 1911  froze in the morning but moderated & dark & cloudy all day   we went to church & [Reverend] Hawk preached a long tedious Sermon on the prophet Elias   he even curtailed singing   he told the choir he wanted the time   Milo Smith called to hear our graphophone  Mother & Harriet went to Baptist Church  Lilian & Ellen Gardner here & Kept the graphophone busy. 

columbia_grafonola_1912sap_ad

This graphophone may be similar in style to Isaac’s graphophone.  It was featured in a 1912 ad.[1]

[1] Example of a Columbia Grafonola in a 1912 Advertisement; photo in the public domain; https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Columbia_Grafonola_1912SAP_ad.jpg

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