Category Archives: Alvin “Met” Metcalfe

July 28, 1933

Fri., 28   Morning devotions with static. Alvin, Anna & boys come from Henrietta’s about 10-30 A.M. Grace has a lunch put up for them. I process 7 pt. cans raspberries on the old cookstove. Anna takes the yellow & … Continue reading

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July 22, 1933

Sat., 22   Morning devotions. Static terrible. I get but little of it. Do not bake. Get dinner for 7. Alvin & Shirley start for Pittsfield after dinner with stops on the way. Buy 4 baskets of raspberries of Sherman. … Continue reading

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July 21, 1933

Fri., 21   Morning devotions. I get the prayer. Static bad. Dream of Ruth last night. Make a raspberry pie. Nine of us go to the Cottage in Alvin’s car. We stop at Karl’s. Karl & Henrietta go to Burlington … Continue reading

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July 20, 1933

Thurs., 20   Morning devotions. A little that does a lot of good. Anna & Henrietta go to Burlington. Alvin goes out to Karl’s and stays with the boys. Grace goes to a luncheon at evening to the Dog-Team-Tavern as … Continue reading

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July 19, 1933

Wed., 19   A hot day. Anna & family here to dinner. After dinner Alvin, Anna Billy & I go to St. Albans. Virginia comes just after dinner walking from the Station. We leave Connie at Karl’s. The new house … Continue reading

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July 18, 1833

Tues., 18   Morning devotions. Dumas washes, irons & mops. Everything drying up. Make two raspberry pies from some lovely berries, the first and only so far. As we get up from our kitchen table supper Alvin & family drive … Continue reading

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December 1, 1932

Thurs., 1  Morning devotions. Fighting a terrible cold with no results. Letter from Alvin. Write May Goodere & Claire, Ruth Benton & the Hagars in answer to their notes of condolence. A hazy day, beautiful sunlit day. Send “Parade of … Continue reading

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