Category Archives: Alvin “Met” Metcalfe

July 23, 1932

Sat., 23  Morning devotions.  Make 2 blueberry pies. Mildred Tabor calls with her children & her cousin, Ellen Johnson, Hiram Johnson’s daughter. Ride out to N.H. street & get 4 heaped baskets of strawberries. I hull some for the shortcake … Continue reading

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July 21, 1932

Thurs., 21  Morning devotions & I get downstairs just in time to get it. A hot day but a good hay day. We take in Anna & Shirley after dinner, and go to St. Albans. Wilma stays with the children … Continue reading

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July 5, 1932

Tues., 5  Morning devotions.  Get a pan of greens. Look them over between drips, finish and wash them at night. Alvin, Anna, Grace, Tuttle & I cross Champlain Bridge & go to Lake George, a short distance below Sabbath Bay … Continue reading

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July 2, 1932

Sat., 2  Morning devotions. Not feeling especially well to-day. The clouds clear away and the garden dries off. I go out & collect greens from beets, spinach & chard. Look over & wash it. Alvin  & Anna in. The children … Continue reading

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May 11, 1932

Wed., 11  Morning devotions.  Another fine day. Cut my summer silk. I’ll have my hands full to get it to-gether and fitted. Letters from Lou & Alvin. Write to Alvin. It is good of him. There is a Mission meeting … Continue reading

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August 10, 1929

Sat., 10  Morning devotions. Do some picking up. Anna & Alvin, with their family, call on their way to Springfield, Mass.  Letter from Gertrude. Ruth goes to Burlington & return (sic) for dinner. Caroline & Mr. Marshall come at 6 … Continue reading

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August 9, 1929

Fri., 9  Morning devotions. Ralph & Bernadine with 2 daughters come. Ruth & Grace go with them. Alvin & family, Henrietta & Warner all go to the Cottage for dinner. Warner falls into the Lake & safely pulled out by … Continue reading

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