An excerpt from the diary of Miss Nina L. Winn, December 23, 1916:
No flowers at [florist David] Duncan’s
& Mrs. Duncan there because he is so poorly,
[to] cemetery with my 2 wreaths – couldn’t
Regular readers of Nina Winn’s diaries will be familiar with passages throughout the years, in which she describes her faithful trips to Mount Pleasant Cemetery on anniversaries and other special occasions, to decorate the graves of her parents and of her brother Arthur, who died as a teenager.
Nina’s memory is honored at this Christmas, in a manner keeping with a tradition she so deeply valued.