Category Archives: Gertrude Fisher Thomas

August 22, 1932

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

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August 20, 1932

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

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August 13, 1932

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

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August 7, 1932

Sun., 7  A good sermon from Montreal. We are alone for dinner. Grace does not attend church, but rests instead. Write Gertrude, Anna & Helen.

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August 6, 1932

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.

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July 31, 1932

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

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July 30, 1932

Sat., 30  Morning devotions. Much cooler, Make 2 raspberry pies Clean beets & carrots, get dinner, etc. Clean & cook chicken for to-morrow. Mary Ross & Miss Prost call. Go out to Henrietta’s after supper. Letters from Helen & Gertrude. … Continue reading

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