Category Archives: Ruth Fisher

June 20, 1933

Tues., 20   Morning devotions quite unintelligible. A beautiful Day. Dumas washes & irons. After that works in the kitchen pantry, cleaning 3 shelves. Write Ruth. Letters from Ben & Miss Hinman. Ralph & Bernadine with their oldest daughter call. … Continue reading

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June 7, 1933

Wed., 7   Morning devotions spoiled by static. A lovely rain at night (which is hectic. mine.) (sic.)  It helps the gardens. Grace sends a box of peonies to Ruth. Tuttle goes after Dumas to do the work. Write to … Continue reading

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May 28, 1933

Sun., 28   A beautiful day of sunshine. Cool north wind. Grace attends S.S. Get very tired. I begin to realize I am a back number, losing my grip on life. I shall have to get another grip or I … Continue reading

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May 20, 1933

Sat., 20   Morning devotions. Forest & Field Club have the May breakfast at Karl’s. Rain begins to fall about 10 o’clock & keeps it up all day. Dumas cleans the sitting room, washes & gets the curtains back, which … Continue reading

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May 14, 1933

Mon., 15   No devotions. Do the morning work. A beautiful box of chocolates from Helen. Letters from Helen and Ben, who has returned from a trip to Concord. He finds Ruth much improved. A call from Faith Devine, who … Continue reading

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May 13, 1933

Sat., 13   No devotions. Rain last night & misty to-day. Dumas helping out. I make 3 pies & cook a chicken. Grace has a lot of customers. A high wind. Bull-pouts for dinner. Certainly feel logy.  Greetings from Helen … Continue reading

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May 12, 1933

Fri., 12   No devotions. Custard for dessert. Corned beef hash for dinner. Henrietta comes to dinner. Brings dandelions to clean. Magazines from Mrs. Paine. A Mother’s-day gift from Helen of 6 knives & forks of stainless steel. A letter … Continue reading

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