Contest - Grand Gold Medal - won by a Humboldt Co. Swiss boy. Willis De Carli - 92 Church - Frank Mabel McIntire and Martin Burns joined - 118 Church - Nema Steward joined - 120. Jacob Michl joined - 123 Cold - entense - 183 Chief Sanitary Engineer of Brooklyn - Willie - 222 Church - Berkeley Temple - Boston - Calvin joined - 186 College of Veterinary Surgery in San Francisco - Geo. entered - 225 Church - letter - Willard took to So. Congl Church of Brooklyn - 226 Cob- Web Social at our house - 229. College - Woodbridge dead - 338 collar - bone - Hester Cooke Broke - 296 Church - Alma Cooke joined on tenth birthday - 325 Calvin arrived from the East to Visit - 340
Dark Day in Brooklyn, New York, 200 Died - Kossuth - the Patriot - 122. Rev. Jesse Green - 1223 Jesus (Indian) - 123 Died - Rev. W.C.Stewart - 125. G.C. Holman - 126 Gilbert Foote - 133 Died - Quinton McGary - 136 - Joseph Putnam - 138. Drowned - Simpson boy in Mok. 146 Died - Mr. Emslie - 155 Mrs. S.F. McCloud - 160 infant of Mr. & Mrs. A. Miner 160 Died - William Simpson - 162. Nelson Dill - 162. Oliver Wendell Holmes - 162 Died - Saml. Moulton - 163. Czar Alexander of Russia - 167. Dr. Phillips - 175 Died - Mrs. Tommy (Brown) Le Faber, Eddie and James (Brown) Le Faber - 177 Died - Hon. Frederick Douglas - 183. Mrs. Elisabeth Lawrence Moore - widow of Dr. Moore - 184 Died - Jessie Greenlaw - 189. Geo. Gray of Clements - 192. Mrs. Charles Barney - 193. Died - Mrs. D.J. Staples - 193. Ex. Gov. Burnett, First Territorial Gov. of Cal. - 196 Died - Daniel Smart of Dutch Flat - 202. chas. O'Neil - 202. Mrs Ralph - 208 Died John Wilson - 223. Dr. Fickett of Stockton - 225. Lieut, Gov. Millard 227 Died - Belle Starkey - 230. Dr. S.F.Smith - Author of "America" - 231 Died - Ellen Foster Stoffels - 231. Uncle George S. Locke. 235 Deed of F.P.Holden's Homestead Property to Carl Bunck - 234 Died - Mr. Mohrmann - 242 Mrs. Pygall - 247. Kit Emerson - 259 Died - Harriet Bucher Stowe - 265. L.W. Skippee - 271. Robt. L. Patton 287 Died - Mr. and Mrs. Benj. Burt - 286. J.M. McCall - 295 (Turn Backwards.)
Earthquake - most severe at Winters and Vacaville - 15 Earthquake - continuation of above, lasting a week or more - 16 Editor of Athletics - Calvin elected by his class in Technology - 18 East - Uncle George and Lilla Locke went - 20 Exhibition - School - in Upper Hall - Dumb - bells and Tambourines - 26 Election - general - Grover Cleveland elected - President - 44 Elected - Willard as Assistand Sanitary Engineer of Brooklyn, N.Y. 178. Edict - Papal - prohibiting Catholics from Secret Societies - 181 Eclipse of moon - almost Total - 186 - Eclipse of moon - total - 219 Engagement - marriage - of Willard to Etta May Ober of Nashua - 226 Election - General - William McKinley elected President = 290 Eclipse of sun - partial - 344
Fire - Burned Hotel Royal - 33 Fire - burned John Tretheway's stable - 55. Flood - the biggest since 1862 - 51 Flood - almost entire - 64 Fire - Burned hole in roof of parsonage - 132 Found on the Island - submerged tree trunk - 192 Fire - burned Mike Farle's barn - set by idiot daughter - 199 Fall - Aunt susie got from bicycle - hurt her hip - 208 Fire - in Father-s barn - 212 Fire in Lodi - Burned Uncle G.'s old hotel. 228. Funeral procession of "Little Pete"- a Chinaman - in San Francisco - 310. Flodd - quite extensive - 329 Fires - in the cabin, in Chaparral, and Heilman's Barn - 338 Fire - burned Stockton Creamery. 339
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