Category Archives: Anna Fisher Metcalf

August 16, 1932

Tues., 16   Morning devotions.  Dumas washes. A good day to dry clothes. Hot. Grace & Virginia attend the S.S. picnic at our Bay. I make filled cookies. Have terrible luck. Write Anna. Write Helen. She will be home soon.

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August 12, 1932

Fri., 12  Morning devotions. Charlie still working on the box. Grace busy all day making funeral pieces. She goes to Charlotte for lillies & her helpers go to the woods for ferns. Tuttle & I go to Henrietta’s. Get a … Continue reading

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August 7, 1932

Sun., 7  A good sermon from Montreal. We are alone for dinner. Grace does not attend church, but rests instead. Write Gertrude, Anna & Helen.

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August 2, 1932 and Henrietta’s painting

Tues., 2  Morning devotions. Dumas washes & irons. Finish gleaning the red currants. Put 2 baskets of raspberries with them. Make 17 glasses of jelly. Send Campaign Song to Rockwood, Hindley, Bennington, St. Albans & Detroit Free Press. Perhaps I’ll … Continue reading

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July 31, 1932

Sun., 31  No devotions. A sermon poorly delivered from Montreal. Chicken dinner. Karl & Henrietta come to dinner. A ride to Ferrisburg Corners. Many well filled cars on the road. Thunder showers. Copious showers. Write Gertrude, Ben & Anna. Henrietta … Continue reading

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July 28, 1932

Thurs., 28  Morning devotions. Hot in the sun. The Pilger funeral held this afternoon. We get ideas from outward appearances. I always imagined that Mrs. Pilger stayed home in the house. I never saw any sign of her. Can 24 … Continue reading

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July 24, 1932

Sun., 24  A wonderful day of rarified air after a rain last night. Everything stands out plain & clear. We have veal steak, corn & strawberry shortcake for dinner & Anna stops with her family to eat with us, then … Continue reading

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