Category Archives: Dumas

August 17, 1932

Wed., 17   Morning devotions. The Penwomen meet with us. Mrs. Hoyt comes after an illness. I work until they come. We have 11, but Miss Bosworth stays only a few minutes. A racing wind but a very good day. Dumas … Continue reading

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August 16, 1932

Tues., 16   Morning devotions.  Dumas washes. A good day to dry clothes. Hot. Grace & Virginia attend the S.S. picnic at our Bay. I make filled cookies. Have terrible luck. Write Anna. Write Helen. She will be home soon.

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August 9, 1932

Tues., 9   Morning devotions. A nice day. Dumas washes & irons. I make 2 berry pies. Get dinner. Finish mending a slip. Go down town after dinner. To the Bank, To the Library, get “Blue Harvest.” To the hair dresser … Continue reading

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August 2, 1932 and Henrietta’s painting

Tues., 2  Morning devotions. Dumas washes & irons. Finish gleaning the red currants. Put 2 baskets of raspberries with them. Make 17 glasses of jelly. Send Campaign Song to Rockwood, Hindley, Bennington, St. Albans & Detroit Free Press. Perhaps I’ll … Continue reading

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July 26, 1932

Tues., 26  Morning devotions. Sunshine. Warm. Dumas washes & irons. It is really a hot day. Ben & family come. He & Jeanette leave the children & go on to Concord to see Ruth. I get dinner with the help … Continue reading

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July 20, 1932

Wed., 20  Morning devotions. A Baptist minister this morning. A nice day. Anna & Bill & Shirley come in for the day. Wilma, George & children go for ferns. Dumas cleans the inside cellar. I help place the fruit. Strawberry … Continue reading

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July 19, 1932

Tues., 19   Morning devotions. Write Helen. Letter from Maxwell Orr, co-editor with Earl Kelley, on “Ripples.” A gorgeous day. Dumas washes & irons. George & Wilma, Grace’s helpers, make 5 pieces for the Collette funeral. Mend, etc. Make a … Continue reading

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