Dec Wednesday 1 1886
Rained heavily during the
night & morning. – In Office
Carry & Puss went to Church
at the Cathedral – Recd Telegm
from Lady Seymour re Uppingham
School for Jack.
Drew Salaries for Nov. Paid
to Greens acct $150-
Drove Carry in Pony carriage to call on
the Mrs. Innes.
Raining heavily all the day.
Recd. a second Telegram from Lady
Seymour. Replied. – “Tel’s recd. – many
thanks – Cannot [loss] hastily – still hope for
The Haningtons – Revd. Beanlands
& Arthur Jones dined with us.
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Peter O’Reilly’s 1886 diary has been transcribed by volunteers and staff at Point Ellice House Museum & Gardens and is for informational purposes only. Researchers interested in this diary are advised to consult the original document housed at the Royal British Columbia Museum & Archives, found in MS-2894, the O’Reilly family fonds.