Category Archives: Benjamin Fisher

June 24, 1932

Fri., 24   Morning devotions.  Cool. Ben leaves early for home. Mend more stockings. Write to Helen, Anna & Alfred Knopf. We go out to Henrietta’s after supper. Strawberry shortcake for dinner, also green peas & Lake-sucker. Letters from Helen & … Continue reading

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June 23, 1932

Thurs., 23  Morning devotions.  Grace getting ready for a trip to Concord. Ben comes at 8-30. He & Grace leave at 9 o’clock. Write cousin Fay. Letters from Anna & Sister Helen, also Earl Kelley. Wilma sweeps & dusts the … Continue reading

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June 18, 1932

Sat., 18  Morning devotions.  A warm day in the sun. Grace has many customers. Make a rhubarb pie. Strawberry shortcake for dinner. Housework & dishes. A little mending. Lovely on the porch in the morning & I do some of … Continue reading

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June 14, 1932

Tues., 14  Rainy morning. Morning devotions.  Dumas washes, clothes dry. Grace & I attend a D.A.R. meeting with Miss Vidito at the State School. Tuttle furnishes transportation and we take in Mrs. Herrick.  Miss Hewitt of Castleton Normal talks, also … Continue reading

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June 8, 1932

Wed., 8  Morning devotions.  Morning work and dinner. Strawberry shortcake.  Henrietta comes early & stays all day. Karl at Middlebury court on jury. I mend a little. Letter from sister Helen. Ben comes on his way home. Leaves Ruth’s car … Continue reading

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June 7, 1932

Tues., 7  Morning devotions. Do the morning work and get dinner. Dumas washes. “Catchy” weather but the clothes get dry enough to iron. She begins the ironing & I finish it. Ben stops to dinner on his way to Ruth, … Continue reading

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June 5, 1932

Sun., 5  Letter from Anna. Get a chicken dinner with dumplings & strawberry shortcake. Get tired. Grace attends church. Have a ride, a short call on Hattie Taylor, who tells me Addie has lost her pension. Write Ruth, Helen, Ben … Continue reading

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