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- apples baths berrying boats books Burlington calls canning church church fundraiser churning clothes comforter making comings and goings Cottage at the Lake D.A.R. DAR devotions down town Dr. London treatments entertainment fancywork feelings firewood fishing food garden Grace's flowers haying heart attack housework Howard ironing Kate Dalrymple letters mending mockingbird money Mrs. Muellier treatment Mt. Mansfield mysteries Naptha launch obituaries obituary packages POETRY radio radio sermon rest ride Ruth's illness school sewing shopping sickness snow social events sorting papers Spring cleaning St. Albans Sunday dinner Sunday drive the Bulletin the farm tired! train Tuttle Tuttle's car typing washing weather wild food Wilma writing writing town records
Category Archives: Gertrude Fisher Thomas
Mon., 22 Morning devotions. A nice day. Grace puts on a flower show at the new theatre, Mr. Otis, George & Wilma helping. I get dinner & visit most of the time. Road men are working at the bridge & … Continue reading
Sat., 20 Morning devotions. Make 2 apple pies. My first ones. Get dinner & Ben, Ben Jr. & Anne come in. They all leave, taking Virginia with them. Wilma also leaves us, her summer over. Helen comes in for supper. … Continue reading
Sat., 13 Morning devotions. Make 2 berry pies. Mend a tablecloth. Letter from Gertrude. Lamp for Ben’s room from Sears, Roebuck. Virginia goes to Henrietta’s for the day. Mrs. Will Strong, Mrs. John Strong and Mary Strong come to call. … Continue reading
Sun., 7 A good sermon from Montreal. We are alone for dinner. Grace does not attend church, but rests instead. Write Gertrude, Anna & Helen.
Sat., 6 Morning devotions. A clean white page. Too bad to disfigure it. Letters from Gertrude & Hattie. Make 2 pies. Get dinner. Read afterward, besides a nap. Mend stockings. Go out to Henrietta’s after supper.
Sun., 31 No devotions. A sermon poorly delivered from Montreal. Chicken dinner. Karl & Henrietta come to dinner. A ride to Ferrisburg Corners. Many well filled cars on the road. Thunder showers. Copious showers. Write Gertrude, Ben & Anna. Henrietta … Continue reading