Category Archives: Ruth Fisher

June 23, 1932

Thurs., 23  Morning devotions.  Grace getting ready for a trip to Concord. Ben comes at 8-30. He & Grace leave at 9 o’clock. Write cousin Fay. Letters from Anna & Sister Helen, also Earl Kelley. Wilma sweeps & dusts the … Continue reading

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June 21, 1932

Tues., 21  Morning devotions.  Dumas washes & together we do the ironing. Clouds hang dark all day with an occasional sprinkle of rain. Write Lulu & Edgar & Uncle Bill. Dark & bedtime come early. This is the first day … 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 16, 1932

Thurs., 16  Morning devotions. A cloudy day. Get dinner with a strawberry shortcake. Dumas irons & puts up curtains, does dishes, etc. I help on the ironing. Feeling tired after yesterday. Henrietta comes. She has attended Helen Cowles Bennett funeral … Continue reading

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June 8, 1932

Wed., 8  Morning devotions.  Morning work and dinner. Strawberry shortcake.  Henrietta comes early & stays all day. Karl at Middlebury court on jury. I mend a little. Letter from sister Helen. Ben comes on his way home. Leaves Ruth’s car … Continue reading

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June 7, 1932

Tues., 7  Morning devotions. Do the morning work and get dinner. Dumas washes. “Catchy” weather but the clothes get dry enough to iron. She begins the ironing & I finish it. Ben stops to dinner on his way to Ruth, … 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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