Category Archives: Dumas

December 9, 1933

Sat., 9   Morning devotions. Cold north wind. Dumas doing the work. Letters from Helen, Gertrude & Anna. Mrs. Bingham sends her car for us at 3 p.m. We stop at Midd Inn & take in Mrs. Jarvis who keeps … Continue reading

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December 5, 1933

Tues., 5   Morning devotions. Cold, cloudy. Dumas washes. The clothes dry slowly. She irons most of them. i do a little of all kinds. NO letters but adds  (sic)

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December 2, 1933

Sat., 2   Morning devotions. A severe cold from somewhere starts in at 5-30. A dark morning. Henrietta takes Grace to Midd. The Penwomen have a 1 o’clock luncheon with Mrs. Haller. Of course I cannot go. Dumas clearning out … Continue reading

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November 25, 1933

Sat., 25   Morning devotions. A Baptist clergyman. Dumas sweeping, etc., etc.  The Binghams take Grace to Burlington to dinner. She goes to the hospital to see Aunt Helen. Ruth helping. Finish wheels for my tidy. Write Walter Coates, Tuttle … Continue reading

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November 21, 1933

Tues., 21   Morning devotions, plain. Dumas washes in the kitchen for the first time & our first 2 week’s wash. Henrietta comes at noon. She takes Grace & me to a luncheon at the Hoyts. We have a nice … Continue reading

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November 18, 1933

Sat., 18  Morning devotions. Dumas comes & Charlie comes so the windows get washed & the storm windows put on. Letters from Gertrude & Anna. My kitchen desk in the window gets cleaned out. Mend a little. Crotchet a wheel. … Continue reading

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November 14, 1933

Tues., 14   Morning devotions. A day of wind & snow. Dumas washing windows & wiping chamber floors. Mrs. Bingham, daughter & Maid Anne call. They are very pleasant to meet. Mend stockings. New ones come from Sears & Roebuck. … Continue reading

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