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1863: “Only Five Pairs Of Stockings Over The Fireplace Tonight”

December 24, 1863 …Tonight got the children washed and put to bed and after they went to sleep filled the stockings and boiled some molasses for taffy. Father attempted to attend to the boiling but after waiting till ten o’clock … Continue reading

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