Category Archives: Benjamin Fisher

April 11, 1937

Sun., 11   (Other writing)   Three sermons today, Dr. Sockman, Montreal and Dr. Fosdick. Check $1.20 from McAuliffe. I write Helen & Bernice Graham. Frances got a chicken dinner—Grace attended service & sang a duet with Fred Flagg—she went … Continue reading

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March 14, 1937

Sun., 14  (Other writing)  Dr. Sockman talks at morning services. Ben, young Ben & Annie come from St. Albans. H, K & W come to dinner—a beautiful one of chicken & biscuits with all the extras. Grace goes to church … Continue reading

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March 13, 1937

Sat., 13   (Other writing)  Morning devotions. Dr. Walton talked. Letter from Gertrude. Anna types poem to “Ben.” Start reading “Let the King Beware” by Honoré Morrow.  A good dinner—hash and cherry pie.

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March 3, 1937

Wed., 3   Morning devotions. Ben & Jeanette stop on their way to Conn. A cool bright day. A bag (or box?) of ? from Mary Ross. (several illegible lines, but I can make out “send to Sears & Roebuck … Continue reading

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February 25, 1937

Thurs., 25   Morning devotions. Write a poem to Ben. Everyone busy & I try to keep out of the way. Helen cleaning Grace reads the papers & Hen (sic) sorts poems. A light flurry of snow, Letter from (3 … Continue reading

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February 8, 1937

Mon., 8   Morning devotions.   ?  a poem & a letter to Ben. Help Frances who plans to go to Dr.  ? for glasses. Work in the balsam after dinner. There is a lonely hour P.M. when the shrieking … Continue reading

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January 30, 1937

Sat., 30   Dr. Walton talks. The day after Grace goes to Karl’s for the day. Letter from Helen. Write her & Ben. Lillian Beaves(?) calls, gives me some cookies. Bettie roads. Frances reads me the papers.

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