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July 11, 1932

Mon., 11  Morning devotions.  Get a bath, which doesn’t happen every morning. Two books come for Ruth from the Markhams, father & son. Pick and “look over” a few currants, get dinner, etc.  After dinner, Wilma & Shirley go out … Continue reading

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May 6, 1929

Mon., 6  Morning devotions. A pale sunlight which lasts all day. Do the housework. Grace busy & no Howard. She goes after dinner to Middlebury, carrying bulbs, etc., to the Chapmans.  Tuttle takes her to the Station & I ride … Continue reading

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March 5, 1929

Tues., 5   Election Day but I voted an absent member ticket. Rain all day, which turns to snow. Dumas doing the work & sweeping rooms. Grace goes down to vote after dinner, and to the “As You Like It” after … Continue reading

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February 23, 1929

Sat., 23  Quite cool. Grace goes down after dinner. I finish her green garden dress, get a bath, etc. Letters from Gertrude & Hattie.

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June 5, 1026

Sat., 5  Take a morning bath & come down late. Make rhubarb pies & do up the work. Not feeling strong yet. Dumas cleans the lower hall & part of the dining room. Work on Liberty’s contest of the States … Continue reading

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April 21, 1926

Wed., 21  The first warm spring day. I finish the week’s ironing & after dinner I ride down with Tuttle. Call on Mrs. Douglas, who has a cold, on Mrs. Jodoin who makes tea for me. On Jessie White who … Continue reading

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January 14, 1926

Thurs., 14  Zero weather & 12 below in some places. Dumas sweeps nearly the whole house & finishes the ironing. Make a pumpkin pie & Grace makes a cake. Mrs. Hall & Mrs. Cotey come up for a Com. meeting. … Continue reading

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