Category Archives: Henry Fisher

January 24, 1932 & a letter from Henry to Ben

Sun., Jan. 24  The sun shines to-day. Did not sleep well last night. The mocking bird comes for a bite to eat. Henrietta comes & Karl & Warner go to church. Grace also & she goes down in the evening. … Continue reading

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January 20, 1932 & some poetry ideas

Wed., 20  Morning devotions.  A cloudy day. Do the morning work & get dinner. Grace attends the funeral of Partch of New Haven who came home a few days ago to die of cancer.  Her mother was a sister of … Continue reading

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August 18, 1929

Sun., 18  Karl & Henrietta & Warner take Ruth & Grace to Grand View Mt. They have their picnic dinner up on the lot at the shanty where Henry used to stay when he ws in the lumber business. When … Continue reading

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January 31, 1929

Thurs., 31   A grey day with some snow. Dumas irons & does the work. Grace seems a little better, but Tuttle is coming down with it. I get dinner but do no other work. Write Anna, Ben & Caroline. Send … Continue reading

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November 14, 1926

Sun., 14  Breakfast in bed. Get up in time to start dinner. Karl, Henrietta & Warner come after dinner. Hattie & Pearl start for Saratoga in a cloud of dust. Much warmer. Write a short letter to the children. Write … Continue reading

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November 12, 1926

Fri., 12  Still cold with snow storms on the mountains all around us. Have a big head, due to getting cold yesterday. Hattie helps a lot about the work. Make another apple pie. Bake the black duck Bert Preston sent … Continue reading

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May 22, 1926

Sat., 22  Clouds but not much rain. Dumas cleans my room. Sorrell finishes putting up the screens & takes Henry’s old dresser down to the shop to fix. Grace has Marion Haight, Wilma Wood, Onslow & Robert Jackman to help … Continue reading

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