Category Archives: Gertrude Fisher Thomas

June 25, 1932

Sat., 25 Morning devotions.  Write sister Helen & Hattie. A raw damp day & a little rain. A letter from Gertrude. Make a fish chowder & strawberry shortcake for dinner. Clean & cook a chicken for to-morrow. This is the … Continue reading

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June 18, 1932

Sat., 18  Morning devotions.  A warm day in the sun. Grace has many customers. Make a rhubarb pie. Strawberry shortcake for dinner. Housework & dishes. A little mending. Lovely on the porch in the morning & I do some of … Continue reading

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June 14, 1932

Tues., 14  Rainy morning. Morning devotions.  Dumas washes, clothes dry. Grace & I attend a D.A.R. meeting with Miss Vidito at the State School. Tuttle furnishes transportation and we take in Mrs. Herrick.  Miss Hewitt of Castleton Normal talks, also … Continue reading

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June 13, 1932

Mon., 13  Morning devotions.  Sort papers. Do the morning work. Write Helen & Gertrude. Finish my summer silk.

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June 11, 1932

Sat., 11  Morning devotions. A beautiful day & quite warm. Letters from Helen, Gertrude & Anna. Also  from Phillis (sic) Fergus. Dumas cleans up for Sunday. I make a rhubarb pie, get dinner & sew on my dress. Fit a … Continue reading

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June 5, 1932

Sun., 5  Letter from Anna. Get a chicken dinner with dumplings & strawberry shortcake. Get tired. Grace attends church. Have a ride, a short call on Hattie Taylor, who tells me Addie has lost her pension. Write Ruth, Helen, Ben … Continue reading

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May 30, 1932

Mon., 30  Morning devotions.  Memorial Day. Grace very busy all day. William Wills calls, also Ed. Haye’s son, Will, grown to be a wrinkled, grey-headed man. He also was a neighbor. Henrietta takes me to the cemetery. We put flowers … Continue reading

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