Sat., 25 Ruth comes in on the morning train. Helps me with the dinner, which we have at 12-30. Turkey, baked potatoes, squash, onions, celery, pickle relish, cranberry sauce, mince, apple & butterscotch pies, nuts & candy. Karl, Henrietta & Warner are our guests. After dinner we adjourn to the sitting room & receive our gifts. Mine are very fine. (following punctuation sic) Black velvet dress—pattern., Ben: luncheon sett (sic)—Karl & H. Picture from Warner. Bread board & knife—Grace: Two pairs black stockings 2 prs: bottle of perfume—Ruth: Floor lamp—Tuttle: Foot-stool—Anna. Picture—group—Anna. It is quite warm & fine to-day. From Shirley—a guest towel embroidered by herself. A 5 dollar bill from Helen.
- From the H. Sheldon Museum
- From the Vergennes Historical Society
- apples baths berrying boats books Burlington calls canning church church fundraiser churning clothes comforter making comings and goings Cottage at the Lake D.A.R. DAR devotions down town Dr. London treatments entertainment fancywork feelings firewood fishing food garden Grace's flowers haying heart attack housework Howard ironing Kate Dalrymple letters mending mockingbird money Mrs. Muellier treatment Mt. Mansfield mysteries Naptha launch obituaries obituary packages POETRY radio radio sermon rest ride Ruth's illness school sewing shopping sickness snow social events sorting papers Spring cleaning St. Albans Sunday dinner Sunday drive the Bulletin the farm tired! train Tuttle Tuttle's car typing washing weather wild food Wilma writing writing town records