Category Archives: Poems

August 16, 1933

Wed., 16   Morning devotions and static. Get dinner, Sunday’s chicken and dumpling, corn & mince pie. A perfect day. Cut & sort sage. Grace & Lena work in the Den. I sort papers in the old pantry.  Peter Nelson, … Continue reading

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August 12, 1933

Sat., 12   Morning devotions. Get dinner. Grace goes down street. Margery Lee Seldon, two children & Grace Bosworth call. Sam Preston & niece call. He buys one of my books. Bertha Lewis sends me a copy of “The Blue … Continue reading

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August 11, 1933

Fri., 11   Morning devotions. Put a new cover on the sink shelf behind the stove. Get dinner etc. Circulars come from Stanton Muzzy, written by Walter Coates. Vermonter & VerseCraft call for a copy of The New Sketch Book … Continue reading

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August 8, 1933

Tues., 8   Morning devotions and static. Dumas washes & irons. We clean two cellar shelves. A little rain last night. It looks like a rainy morning but doesn’t rain. Write cards to Walter Coates, Stanton Muzzy & Arthur Peach, … Continue reading

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August 3, 1933

Thurs., 3   Morning devotions. Lena goes away for the rest of the week after doing the morning work. Write a poem “Inside the Gate” and send it to “American Poetry Journal” with a copy of “The New Sketch Book.” … Continue reading

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July 31, 1933

Mon., 31   Static for devotions. Have an easy day. Sun hot, earth parched & dry. Write Gertrude, send books for review to Rockwood & Dr. Melton, also letters. Go out to Henrietta’s after supper. House locked. The family hunting … Continue reading

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July 29, 1933

Sat., 29   Morning devotions and static.Very hot sun after a spectacular storm of electricity last night. Bolts of lightning & sheets of flame & no rain. Letter from Gertrude. Write Helen & Walter Coates. Stanton Muzzy comes for the … Continue reading

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