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Column | The Diaries of Esther Lilly Hundley: January 1930

Esther Lilly Hundley

Cast of characters

Esther Lilly Hundley & Charles Hundley (written as Charley/Chas), the author of the diaries and her husband.

Bill (written as Billie) and Elsie, Esther and Charles’ firstborn and his wife. 

Ted and Thelma, Esther and Charles’ second-born and as of April 13, 1929, Ted’s wife. 

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Gladys and Roy Bills (written as Mr. B. or Mr. Bills), Esther and Charles’ third-born and her boyfriend. 

This diary was written in a gray ledger book titled “Order Book.”

A new year

Wed Jan 1 - Cloudy & rainy this morning. I made some cream & peach pies & killed a chicken. Gladie went to her traps. Oliver came about 10:30, stayed . . .

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