Category Archives: Anna Fisher Metcalf

June 24, 1932

Fri., 24   Morning devotions.  Cool. Ben leaves early for home. Mend more stockings. Write to Helen, Anna & Alfred Knopf. We go out to Henrietta’s after supper. Strawberry shortcake for dinner, also green peas & Lake-sucker. Letters from Helen & … Continue reading

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June 23, 1932

Thurs., 23  Morning devotions.  Grace getting ready for a trip to Concord. Ben comes at 8-30. He & Grace leave at 9 o’clock. Write cousin Fay. Letters from Anna & Sister Helen, also Earl Kelley. Wilma sweeps & dusts the … Continue reading

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June 15, 1932

Wed., 15   Morning devotions. A hot day. Marie Warner comes for me at 10 o’clock. I go to Frank’s old home & the Seth Warner place where I was born. Jack Gough drives & Mrs. Vander Hought, Miss Lindeman and … Continue reading

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June 11, 1932

Sat., 11  Morning devotions. A beautiful day & quite warm. Letters from Helen, Gertrude & Anna. Also  from Phillis (sic) Fergus. Dumas cleans up for Sunday. I make a rhubarb pie, get dinner & sew on my dress. Fit a … Continue reading

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June 5, 1932

Sun., 5  Letter from Anna. Get a chicken dinner with dumplings & strawberry shortcake. Get tired. Grace attends church. Have a ride, a short call on Hattie Taylor, who tells me Addie has lost her pension. Write Ruth, Helen, Ben … Continue reading

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May 22, 1932

Sun., 22  Cooler. Grace busy all day. Get a chicken dinner & strawberry shortcake. Do the indoor work. Get a ride after dinner over Reef Bridge via New Haven Junction & home by Addison Corner. The air is very clear … Continue reading

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May 21, 1932

Sat., 21  Morning devotions.  A gentle rain in the morning & several showers during the day. Dumas helping. Make a rhubarb pie. Otis has dinner with us. Clean & cook a chicken. Letters from Helen, Gertrude & Anna. Ruth sends … Continue reading

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