Category Archives: Sister Helen Simonds

August 18, 1932

Thurs., 18  Morning devotions. Make a steamed fruit pudding with whipped (sic) Letter from Sister Helen. She is not so well and will not come the 22nd as she planned. Write Cousin Addie.   I think I’ve been mixing up … Continue reading

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August 15, 1932

Mon., 15  Morning devotions. Make a custard pie. Warner comes to visit Virginia. Write Sister Helen. Work a little on the electric stove. Sort papers, etc. We go out to Henrietta’s for supper.

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August 9, 1932

Tues., 9   Morning devotions. A nice day. Dumas washes & irons. I make 2 berry pies. Get dinner. Finish mending a slip. Go down town after dinner. To the Bank, To the Library, get “Blue Harvest.” To the hair dresser … Continue reading

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July 4, 1932

Mon., 4  Morning devotions.  Shirley stays with us last night. Ben & family come. Anna & family come & Warner. 14 to dinner, which I manage to find food for. Cook ham & greens, fresh salmon & peas. Letter from … Continue reading

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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 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 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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