Category Archives: Anna Fisher Metcalf

June 10, 1937

Thurs., 10   Morning devotions. Ben comes about 2 P.M. and staid two hours. A cold rain and it held up Ben’s work. Ann plans to come for her vacation. Sarah here. Advertisements

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May 25, 1937

Tues., 25   Henrietta calls. Mrs. Robert Thorn comes to nurse while Miss Taft takes a little rest. Anna sends a letter nearly every day. Dear child.

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May 8, 1937

All of the remaining posts are in handwriting other than Ella’s, with spelling and punctuation as is..   Sat., 8   Anna send a present for mother’s day. Hen and Karl call and bring me things for mother’s day. Dr. … Continue reading

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April 29, 1937

Thurs., 29   Morning devotions. Mrs. Chamberlain cleans hall  ?   dining room  Frances ailing. Grace attends luncheon with(?) the Penwomen at Hotel Vt. Have a severe attack(?)  of  ?  ?  ?  Suffer a lot of pain. Letters from  ? … Continue reading

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April 24, 1937

Sat., 24   Dr.  ?  ?   Walton gives his last talk. He is a congregational preacher in Brooklyn. Write Anna. No  ?   ?   to-day. Betty reads to me P.M. & Grace reads the paper.  (illegible line) for … Continue reading

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April 20, 21, 22, 23, 1937

Tues., 20   Morning devotions. Dumas washes & irons. Ben & Ann come. Ben goes relic hunting. Goes after Henrietta who comes for a visit. Frances gets dinner. Grace reads the papers & goes to a Com. in the evening. … Continue reading

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April 17, 1937

Sat., 17   Dr. Walton talks. Write Anna. Mrs. Chamberlain cleaning upstairs. Frances gets dinner. Mrs. C. irons   ?   curtains in my room & finishes cleaning. Grace reads the papers & Kathleen finishes the Kentucky(?) book. Bright sunshine … Continue reading

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