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Dr. Samuel Peterson: Looking Back 100 Years

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January 1906
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1906 diaryMONDAY, JAN. 1, 1906
At Austin, Texas, occupying rooms at 504 W. 14th St, house of Mrs. Copes.  Am Adjunct-Professor of Political Science and Law in Univ. of Texas. In morning read Statesman as usual. At 10 went down to p.o. + mailed letters.  Bought grapes + bread. Had carving knife sharpened. Worked some. At 1:20, Dr. + Mrs. Raymond D. Miller came, having been invited to turkey dinner. We had dinner, + then spent afternoon till 4 in conversation. They went home. In evening worked and studied some. Rained most of day, but not very cold.