Category Archives: PEOPLE

October 23, 1932

Sun., 23   Get a memorial service from Schenectady for Dr. Edward Everett Neale Prof in Union College, who dropped dead on the Campus last Aug. One thing he stressed that it is better to be a rolling stone and keep … Continue reading

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October 22, 1932

Sat., 22  Morning devotions. A full busy day. Make an apple pie for to-morrow. Clean a chicken. Cook marmalade & put into 29 half pint jars, wash and label them. Letters from Gertrude & Anna. Get tired, but Tuttle takes … Continue reading

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October 21, 1932

Fri., 21  Morning devotions. Clouds & a little rain. Grace brings in the clothes. I prepare the ingredients for fig filling, which is quite a little work. Write a letter to Mrs. Haller of Midd, enclosing a “revised edition” of … Continue reading

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October 20, 1032

Thurs., 20  Morning devotions. Make a custard pie. Look over chapter history. Dumas hangs the clothes & irons most of them. Karl & Henrietta come to dinner. After, Grace, Henrietta & I go down with Tuttle to the D.A.R. meeting … Continue reading

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October 18, 1932

Tues., 18  Morning devotions. Dumas washes but cannot hang the clothes as it rains all day. Have a choking spell at noon. How can I avoid them?  Penwomen meet with Mrs. Carrol Langdon. An enthusiastic meeting, very nice refreshments. Mr. … Continue reading

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October 16, 1932

Sun., 16   Cold better, having fought it. Grace takes a S.S. class. I put dinner on the kitchen table & wash the dishes. Ben & family, Henrietta & Warner come in on their way to a picnic in the foothills. … Continue reading

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October 14, 1932

Fri., 14  Morning static. Helen getting ready for her journey. She goes to Buffalo at noon, on the first lap of her journey to Pasadena. Grace goes to Brandon. Mrs. Cotey treats my aching feet. I think she made a … Continue reading

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