Category Archives: Alvin “Met” Metcalfe

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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October 1, 1932

Sat., Oct 1  Morning devotions. Alvin goes early to Pittsfield. I have a choking spell in the morning.  Make a custard pie for dinner and an apple pie for to-morrow.  Letter from Gertrude.  Send “Fear” to August Lenniger.  Grace goes … Continue reading

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September 30, 1932

Fri., 30  Morning devotions injured by static. A heavy frost last night our hardest one.  Cool. Alvin comes on as we are picking up the supper table. Tuttle feeling very miserable.

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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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