Category Archives: Ashton Fisher

April 17, 1933

Mon., 17   Morning devotions. Clouds rain (sic). Do a little washing. The morning work and get dinner. Work on a puzzle. Tuttle brings me a new one. Write to Hattie. I dreamed of Ruth last night. The first glimpse … Continue reading

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February 7, 1933

Tues., 7    Morning devotions. Dumas doing the work. Working on genealogy but do not accomplish much. Storming at night in the morning.  A grey day. Storming at night (sic) Grace goes down town. We all go to a Movie … Continue reading

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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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