Category Archives: Ruth Fisher

June 4, 1937

Thurs., 3   Morning devotions. No one writes in the diary and it is too bad. Every breath is a pain. A shower this morning. Had a terrible time with the pain. The little wren sings outside. He has a … Continue reading

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January 5, 1937

Tues., 5   Dumas washes & irons. Morning devotions. I write Anna & Helen. (Several illegible lines) Dear, dear Ruth. She need (sic) to give her chicks to Tuttle & now from her fingers they drop to me. How can … Continue reading

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December 23, 1933

Sat., 23   Morning devotions. Dumas doing the work. I make a mince apple and cherry pie and bake them in the cook stove. Ruth cleans the turkey. Finish some last Christmas work. Answer last cards that come in. Helen … Continue reading

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December 20, 1933

Wed., 20   Morning devotions. Spend the morning on Ben’s Christmas box. Ruth helps on the dinner & does the morning work. It is too much. She is not so well. Write Christmas cards. Warner, Karl Haven & Henrietta call. … Continue reading

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December 19, 1933

Tues., 19   Morning devotions. Dress & get down stairs. Ruth at the helm. Feeling rather shaky but improve toward night. Ruth ties up my packages. Two to Anna & one to Ben. Receive a few cards & send a … Continue reading

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December 17, 1933

Sun., 17   Chicken dinner, mostly done by Ruth. Grace attends church & S.S. Henrietta makes us a call while her boy is in S.S. Brings 2 doz eggs. My cold makes me miserable.

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December 16, 1933

Sat., 16   Morning devotions not very intelligible because the speaker talks too fast. Dumas doing the work, the little that  Ruth leaves. She, Ruth, cleans the chicken, gets most of the dinner. I have all the cold I can … Continue reading

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