Category Archives: Anna Fisher Metcalf

November 13, 1933

Mon., 13   Morning devotions. Send cards to Dumas & Mrs. Witherell, letter to Anna. Bozart comes today and has a review of “The Sketch book,” The day is very dark & I work on scrapbooks in the afternoon by … Continue reading

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November 12, 1933

Sun., 12   Cold raw wind. We have a chicken dinner whith Ruth helps me get. Grace attends church & S.S. Write Anna & Caroline. Look over the Sunday papers. Charlie Ruscoe comes to put on the storm end of … Continue reading

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November 11, 1933

Sat., 11   Morning devotions. Letters from Anna & Gertrude. A thin blanket of snow on the ground. Dumas cleaning up. I mend a little & crotchet a little. Driftwind. My poem “Armistice Day” in Rutland Herald. I did not … Continue reading

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November 5, 1933

Sun., 5   Cold north wind. Sky clear & sun shining diversified with with (sic) clouds. Good fires in the house. Read the papers. Write Ben, Hattie, Helen, Anna & Mrs. Witherell. A letter from Shirley Farr, in answer to … Continue reading

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October 28, 1933

Sat., 28   Morning devotions. Clear with cool north wind. Edna Ball comes to solicit for the Children’s Aid. I gave to that last July. Letter from Anna. Write George Warner, Ruth & Anna. Make a custard pie fo dinner … Continue reading

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October 23, 1933

Mon., 23   Morning devotions. Comes clear. Sort papers. Write Ben & Anna. Cold north wind. Charlie Ruscoe fixes the shed door to swing on hinges. Ruth takes the noon train for NY. She seems happy. I guess she wants … Continue reading

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October 21, 1933

Sat., 21   Morning devotions. The prayer was a poem & the Lord’s prayer in which the choir did not join. Make a pumpkin pie for dinner. Two small cherry pies besides. Dumas doing the work. Charlie Ruscoe jacks up … Continue reading

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