Category Archives: DIARIES

June 26, 1932

Sun., 26  No devotions & only a prayer as I am too busy with the dinner to listen. Karl & family & Grace attend church & come home to dinner. I make 2 strawberry shortcakes. Go to ride across Bristol … Continue reading

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June 25, 1932

Sat., 25 Morning devotions.  Write sister Helen & Hattie. A raw damp day & a little rain. A letter from Gertrude. Make a fish chowder & strawberry shortcake for dinner. Clean & cook a chicken for to-morrow. This is the … Continue reading

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June 24, 1932

Fri., 24   Morning devotions.  Cool. Ben leaves early for home. Mend more stockings. Write to Helen, Anna & Alfred Knopf. We go out to Henrietta’s after supper. Strawberry shortcake for dinner, also green peas & Lake-sucker. Letters from Helen & … Continue reading

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June 23, 1932

Thurs., 23  Morning devotions.  Grace getting ready for a trip to Concord. Ben comes at 8-30. He & Grace leave at 9 o’clock. Write cousin Fay. Letters from Anna & Sister Helen, also Earl Kelley. Wilma sweeps & dusts the … Continue reading

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June 22, 1932

Wed., 22   Morning devotions.   Get dinner. Fix a smock for Grace & do other mending. Send pension check to the Bank, notice to the P.M.  Send for a road map. Send check to Lillian Ainsworth.  (in the Accounts in … Continue reading

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June 21, 1932

Tues., 21  Morning devotions.  Dumas washes & together we do the ironing. Clouds hang dark all day with an occasional sprinkle of rain. Write Lulu & Edgar & Uncle Bill. Dark & bedtime come early. This is the first day … Continue reading

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June 20, 1932

Mon., 20  Morning devotions.  Wilma comes to help. I type most of a story, “The Lure of Home.” A warm day. Write August Lenniger. Strawberry shortcake for dinner.

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