Category Archives: Gertrude Fisher Thomas

October 16, 1932

Sun., 16   Cold better, having fought it. Grace takes a S.S. class. I put dinner on the kitchen table & wash the dishes. Ben & family, Henrietta & Warner come in on their way to a picnic in the foothills. … Continue reading

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October 9, 1932

Sun., 9  Grace attends church. I get a chicken dinner. Henrietta is invited to the State School as Miss Gagnon’s guest. She stays to dinner & supper. Karl goes after her & eats his frugal supper at at (sic) our … Continue reading

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October 2, 1932

Sun. 2  Clouds and some rain.  Grace attends church & goes to the S. S. as Mrs. John Donnelly’s dinner guest.  She stays there to hear a lecture by Dr. Grenfell.  We have a quiet day at home, eating a … Continue reading

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October 1, 1932

Sat., Oct 1  Morning devotions. Alvin goes early to Pittsfield. I have a choking spell in the morning.  Make a custard pie for dinner and an apple pie for to-morrow.  Letter from Gertrude.  Send “Fear” to August Lenniger.  Grace goes … Continue reading

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September 21, 1932

Wed., 21  No devotions. Make a Florentine pudding for dinner. Grace comes just as we get thru. Do a little more stocking mending. Letter from Gertrude.  Tuttle gets a bushel of McIntosh apples of the Loomis estate.

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September 12, 1932

Mon., 12  Morning devotions.  These are lovely days. Get Tuttle some dinner & he takes Grace, Helen & me to Bristol Inn where we meet the Penwomen & have a Banquet. Mrs. Thompson Seton is the main speaker. Others are … Continue reading

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September 8, 1932

Thurs., 8  Morning devotions. Letters from Ben & Gertrude. Stella Manchester comes to see Helen. Henrietta & Mother Field come for a call. Weather growing cool.

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