Category Archives: Ashton Fisher

January 7, 1933

Sat., 7  Morning devotions. Make a tapioca pudding for dinner & a steamed fruit to-morrow’s dinner (sic).  Dumas doing the housework, also finishes the ironing. Letters from Gertrude, Jeanette & Mrs. Paine. Calvin Coolidge is brought home to Plymouth for … Continue reading

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January 5, 1932

Thurs., 5   Morning devotions. The news flashed to every corner of the globe that Calvin Coolidge, Vermont’s greatest son, died in his Northhampton home. He is 60 years old, the age of my boy, Ashton. Three boys drowned in … Continue reading

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December 17, 1932

Sat., 17   A cold morning. 15 below. Dumas does the work. I make a small custard pie for dinner & a cherry pie for to-morrow. Keep about & think I have a fairly good day. I am listening to … Continue reading

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December 16, 1932

Fri., 16    Morning devotions injured by static. O, my poor, poor Boy! Just to see you once more!  Letters from Pruden, card from Miss Miles. Do a little mending.

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December 12, 1932

Mon., 12    Morning devotions. Sorting papers & writing notes. Get dinner & washing dishes. George Torry ill with Grip. His brother comes in his place. My poor, poor Boy! Have I seen you for the last time on earth? … Continue reading

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December 4, 1932

Sun., 4  Still in bed & too listless to care that I lose Montreal sermon and Fosdick. Grace attends church. Henrietta comes to get dinner, as Lucille stays but a short time in the morning. Karl & Warner come to … Continue reading

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November 26, 1932

Sat., 26   Morning devotions.  Make a custard pie, a plate of cottage cheese in little balls and a chicken pie. Ben comes to dinner. Wilma takes care of the children at Henrietta’s. Anna, Grace, Ben, Tuttle & I go in … Continue reading

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