Category Archives: Hattie Newman Fisher

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 24, 1932

Fri., 24   Morning devotions.  Cool. Ben leaves early for home. Mend more stockings. Write to Helen, Anna & Alfred Knopf. We go out to Henrietta’s after supper. Strawberry shortcake for dinner, also green peas & Lake-sucker. Letters from Helen & … Continue reading

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June 1, 1932

Wed., 1  Morning devotions.  Getting ready to go to Saratoga. It is a lovely day. Henrietta plans to take me. Mrs. Goodale calls. A letter from Hattie tells me that they went to Speculator this morning. Glad of the letter. … Continue reading

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May 26, 1932

Thurs., 26  Morning devotions. Do the morning work. Finish the ironing except the dresses, which I leave for Dumas. Get dinner, which is good. Letters from Hattie, Helen & sister Helen, also a nice letter from Kurn Hattin. A call … Continue reading

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April 9, 1932

Sat., 9  Morning devotions.  Dumas doing the work. Make a custard pie & get dinner. We clean the dish cupboard & dining room closet. Letter from Hattie. Write Susan Parker & “Uncle Bill,” who has been bedridden for 5 years. … Continue reading

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March 28, 1932

Mon., 28 Morning devotions. Do the morning work & get dinner. A fierce storm which keeps up all day with the wind blowing a gale and the window panes darkened with the snow that clings to them. We keep changing … Continue reading

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March 26, 1932

Sat., 26  Morning devotions. Make a pineapple pie for dinner & a mince pie for to-morrow. Do the morning work & get dinner. A dark day & rain which carries away the snow. Letters from Helen, Anna & Hattie. Easter … Continue reading

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