Category Archives: Ashton Fisher

November 15, 1932

Tues., 15  Morning devotions. Dumas washing windows, etc. Foster Daigneault puts on the storm  windows & the back porch. Quite a good day. Write Helen & Ashton & Hattie. Mary Ross, Henrietta & Mr. Hagar are our callers. Letter from … Continue reading

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November 13, 1932

Sun., 13  Get a sermon from Schenectady. Have an easy day. Put dinner on the kitchen table. Grace attends church. Karl, Henrietta & Warner come in on their way home. Have supper on the kitchen table. They bring news of … Continue reading

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November 12, 1932

Sat., 12  Morning devotions. Cloudy & cool. Dumas comes at 11 o’clock. Cooking ham & chard. Make a tapioca pudding for dinner. Ben calls with a friend on his way to Middlebury. Make an apple pie for to-morrow. Letters from … Continue reading

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November 9, 1932

Wed., 9  Morning devotions. Mend some but spend some time on the clothes, bringing them in & drying them in the house. Henrietta & Mother Field make us a little visit. A bright sunny day but cold wind. Franklin Roosevelt … Continue reading

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October 14, 1932

Fri., 14  Morning static. Helen getting ready for her journey. She goes to Buffalo at noon, on the first lap of her journey to Pasadena. Grace goes to Brandon. Mrs. Cotey treats my aching feet. I think she made a … Continue reading

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October 11, 1932

Tues. 11  No devotions on act. (sic) of static.  Rain and wind in the morning, shifting to the north.  Dumas washes and clothes get dry.  Helen & I iron and Dumas sweeps chambers.  Poetry magazine sample copy.  Letter & Portland … Continue reading

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January 21, 1932 & a letter to Ben

Thurs., Jan. 21  Morning devotions.  The minister had an earnest voice & meant what he said. Do the morning work & get dinner. Letter from Hattie, in which she says Ashton will keep his share in the cottage until he … Continue reading

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