Category Archives: Poems

September 22, 1933

Fri., 22   Morning devotions. Ruth goes down town with Tuttle and Robert Ketcham brings her home. He buys one of my books. Grace takes flowers to Dr. Phelps & I send one of my latest books. Letter from Sister … Continue reading

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August 29, 1933

Tues., 29   Morning devotions. Dumas washes & irons, mops, etc. Dr. Collins calls & buys a book. Stanton Muzzy sends more circulars. A very beautiful day. Cool in the shade. Sew up the old chair covers for carpet rags.

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August 27, 1933

  She transposed the pages for today and tomorrow, as she notes: Sun., 27   This page for Saturday.  Morning devotions. Make an apple pie & fill a lemon pie. Henrietta & Karl here to dinner. They wash & Simonize … Continue reading

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August 25, 1933

Fri., 25   Morning devotions. Make an apple pie. Wash cushion covers. Helen working on Grace’s porch pillows. I stitch them on the machine. Clouds & some rain, the dying end of the terrible storm that has taken 42 lives … Continue reading

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August 22, 1933

Tues., 22   Morning devotions. Make my first apple pie, which is a success. Letter from Mrs. B.M. Pierce (cousin) of Bristol which I answer. Dumas washes & irons. Grace goes to Burlington. Looks like rain all day but doesn’t. … Continue reading

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August 20, 1933

Sun., 20   Sermon from Montreal. Get a chicken dinner. Write Helen & Ben. Henrietta & family have their dinner at the Lake. We take Ben out to her house & he goes with them. She brings him back to … Continue reading

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August 19, 1933

Sat., 19   Static & morning devotions. Make a blackberry pie. Get dinner, etc. Clean & cook a chicken for to-morrow. Little Ben comes in. Mr. Hill leaves him here on the way to Proctor. A review of “The New … Continue reading

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