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May 31, 1866

“Pleasant. Passed the PM with Augusta. Called on the Misses Wrights. John passed the evening with me  very pleasant time. General class meeting. did not attend.” 13 more words


May 30, 1866

“Showery. Remained at home during the day. Mrs William Burns called  Makus Presbrey passed the afternoon and evening here. John and I took a short walk in the evening  it was a lovely evening.” 13 more words


Thomas Lockie: The First to wear the London Scottish uniform in Battle; 1866

The following article was written by Anthony Partington in June 2015 for the London Scottish regimental news and we are pleased to repost it here with his permission as we anticipate the 150th Anniversary of the Battle of Ridgeway. 2,364 more words


May 29, 1866

“Pleasant in the morning. rain afternoon and evening  attended the prayer meeting  there was but a few present. John waited upon me home and remained a short time with me.” 13 more words


May 28, 1866

“Showery. Remained at home during the day. and evening.” – Hattie E.F. D.

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May 27, 1866

“Rain all day. Attended sabbath school and the afternoon services. there was but a few present. John accompanied me home and took tea with us also. 18 more words


May 26, 1866

“Pleasant and warm. went up to the cemetary  went down to the Misses Wrights and played croquet  had a fine time  John came up and passed a short time with me.”  13 more words