Category Archives: Photos

August 2, 1932 and Henrietta’s painting

Tues., 2  Morning devotions. Dumas washes & irons. Finish gleaning the red currants. Put 2 baskets of raspberries with them. Make 17 glasses of jelly. Send Campaign Song to Rockwood, Hindley, Bennington, St. Albans & Detroit Free Press. Perhaps I’ll … Continue reading

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December 19, 1929

Thurs., 19  Morning devotions.  Collins girl comes to help. The weather continues as yesterday. Christmas cards begin to come in & I write a few, trying to keep up with those I receive.   And here, because I don’t know … Continue reading

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December 1, 1929 & “Our Flag”

    OUR FLAG It awakens a flame in each loyal breast Wherever men have trod, Some may call it patriotism, Others call it God.   A corner of blue all studded with stars, Stripes of red and white . … Continue reading

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May 18, 1929 & Grace in the garden

Sat., 18  Morning devotions. which I get by eating breakfast at the same time, as I am late this morning. Finish Gertrude’s dress so I can wear it. Tuttle gives me a ride after dinner. Karl comes up to wash … Continue reading

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May 17, 1929 & Ruth photos

Fri., 17  Morning devotions. Housework after dinner. A beautiful day. Go down with Tuttle after dinner. Get a shampoo & buy a few things. Order a pair of low shoes of Herrick. Sew a little on the dress Gertrude sent … Continue reading

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May 10, 1929

Fri., 10  A beautiful day, blue sky & bright sunshine. Henrietta comes for me at 9-30 & we start for Burlington. Get as far as Booth Corner & wait an hour for Karl. Have dinner at Hotel Vermont, a short … Continue reading

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April 23, 1929

Tues., 23   Letter from Anna at last. Morning devotions. Dumas washes, irons some & does the work generally. Ben comes in as we sit down to dinner after which he goes to Bristol Pond for specimens. I have a heart … Continue reading

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