Category Archives: Dumas

August 15, 1933

Tues., 15   Morning devotions and static. Dumas washes & irons. Make a rhubarb pie. Get dinner. Mend some of the wash. Lena does the dishes. Corn & hamburg. Grace & helpers make 8 funeral pieces. She goes to a … Continue reading

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August 8, 1933

Tues., 8   Morning devotions and static. Dumas washes & irons. We clean two cellar shelves. A little rain last night. It looks like a rainy morning but doesn’t rain. Write cards to Walter Coates, Stanton Muzzy & Arthur Peach, … Continue reading

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August 5, 1933

Sat., 5   Morning devotions. A nice day. Cool in the shade. Dumas on the job. She cleans the stove, mops kitchen & dining room, does the housework, etc. Grace prepares for a picnic at the Lake An elaborate luncheon. … Continue reading

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August 1, 1933

Tues., 1   No devotions. Static instead. Dumas washes. Ham & greens for dinner, also one of Florida Myers’ pies. The last one before this was made by Mary Blakely. Very hot. Grace makes a beautiful pillow of roses & … Continue reading

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July 25, 1933

Tues., 25   Morning devotions. A raspberry pie. Dumas washes & irons. Anna & I can 12 pints raspberries over the old cook stove.

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July 18, 1833

Tues., 18   Morning devotions. Dumas washes, irons & mops. Everything drying up. Make two raspberry pies from some lovely berries, the first and only so far. As we get up from our kitchen table supper Alvin & family drive … Continue reading

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July 11, 1933

Tues., 11   Morning devotions. Cloudy & looks like rain but clears. The clothes dry and Dumas irons. Pot roast for dinner. Sort papers & letters. Write Mrs. Witherell, chairman of our com. Card from Mrs. Maurice asking for the … Continue reading

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