Category Archives: Dumas

June 21, 1932

Tues., 21  Morning devotions.  Dumas washes & together we do the ironing. Clouds hang dark all day with an occasional sprinkle of rain. Write Lulu & Edgar & Uncle Bill. Dark & bedtime come early. This is the first day … Continue reading

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June 16, 1932

Thurs., 16  Morning devotions. A cloudy day. Get dinner with a strawberry shortcake. Dumas irons & puts up curtains, does dishes, etc. I help on the ironing. Feeling tired after yesterday. Henrietta comes. She has attended Helen Cowles Bennett funeral … 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 11, 1932

Sat., 11  Morning devotions. A beautiful day & quite warm. Letters from Helen, Gertrude & Anna. Also  from Phillis (sic) Fergus. Dumas cleans up for Sunday. I make a rhubarb pie, get dinner & sew on my dress. Fit a … 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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May 31, 1932

Tues., 31  Morning devotions.  George & Frances do not get downstairs until after Mr. Tuttle goes. They have breakfast at the kitchen table. Dumas washes & clothes get dry. There are clouds & sprinkles of rain. I do most of … Continue reading

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May 28, 1932

Sat., 28  Morning devotions.  Dumas helping out. She is growing old. I make a rhubarb pie & bake it too long. Ride in the new car after dinner. George & Frances come into supper. She is keeping house for him … Continue reading

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