Sundays With Satie: The Rest of March

It’s time for another round of entries of the 13-year old Satie Little’s 1900 diary. This batch of entries doesn’t have much pizzazz so I am presenting the rest of the month in one post. Monday, March 12, 1900 A nice day. I was at home. Jim and Addie and John came home in the…

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Sundays With Satie: Week 8

The continuing saga of 13-year old Satie Latie near the town of Bath in the year 1900.This week features a false leap year, snow and the fourth and fifth deaths mentioned in two months. Monday, February 26, 1900 A stormy day. I went to school. Let staid all night to Aunt Zills. Tuesday, February 27,…

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Sundays With Satie: Week 7

Satie Little’s diary for the week of February 12-February 18, 1900. It’s only the middle of February and this week mentions ANOTHER funeral. It’s the third funeral mentioned in six weeks for little Satie Little. Monday, February 12, 1900 A lovery day. I went to school. Jim went to bath with a load of potatoes…

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Sundays With Satie: Week 6

Week 6 of Satie Little’s 1900 diary features the second mention of a funeral so far and the first mention of an anti-semitic encounter Monday, February 5, 1900 A stormy morning cleared off was quite a nice day. I went to school. Pa and Ma & I went up to Arnold Borden’s in the evening.…

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Sundays With Satie: Week 5

Welcome to week 5 of the 1900 diary of 13 year-old Satie Latie Little from near Bath, New York. This week features fewer meetings and the first mention of death in the diary. I do not know what Satie means by the school being closed on account of the institute. Monday, January 29, 1900 A…

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Sundays With Satie: Week 4

Welcome to week 4 of the 1900 diary of Satie Little from Bath, New York. This week was a very religious week for the Little as Satie talks constantly of going to meeting. Monday, January 22, 1900 A nice day. I went to school. Ma went down to Aunt Zills in the after-noon. We all…

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Sundays With Satie: Week 3

This is week 3 of the 1900 diary of 13-year old Satie Little of Stueben County, New York (near Bath). Satie still isn’t going in to many details but she is getting a bit wordier. Monday, January 15, 1900 A quite a nice day snowed some at night. I went to school. Pa & Ma…

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Sundays With Satie: Week 2

Welcome to week two of Sundays with Satie. 13-year old Satie Little wrote a diary about her life near Bath, New York in 1900 and every Sunday I will be sharing her journal entries for the week. This week Satie gets in to a few more details about her life involving beef slaughter and going…

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Sundays With Satie: Week 1

Welcome to a new feature called Sundays with Satie. Back in 2015 I found a small 1896 Excelsior Diary written by a 13-year old girl named Satie Little. Satie lived near Bath, New York in Steuben County. She kept a diary of her life in 1900 using a 4 year old journal. The diary starts…

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