Tag Archives: Bertha Lewis

May 18, 1932

Wed., 18  Morning devotions.  Grace returns the dainty bedspread Ruth selected because I cannot afford to have it.  Poor, poor Ruth!  Write Helen. Clean 2 upper pantry sleves. Sew a little but my finger will not keep a thimble on. … Continue reading

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April 24, 1932

Sun., 24  A day of sunshine. Mocking bird with us. A veal pot-pie for dinner. Grace attends church. I write the Bulletin to the children. Miss Bertha Lewis calls.

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March 16, 1932

Wed., 16  Morning devotions. Mansfield visible. Wind keen. Sun bright & I sit on the back porch to mend which is good & plenty. The bird much in evidence. Finish another version of his poems & enclose his picture to … Continue reading

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April 27, 1929

Sat., 27  Morning devotions. A beautiful cloudless morning. Foster Danyow tears up the bathroom. It is in bad shape for over Sunday. Bertha Lewis comes, also Mary Ross. Bullpouts for dinner. Letters from Gertrude & John Farrar. Do some mending.

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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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July 24, 1926

Sat., 24  Make rasin pies. Visit a lot but am not feeling normal. Helen helps me a lot to-day. Grace goes with Bertha Lewis to visit the Webb gardens, which are very lovely. Ben & Jeanette come. Ben installs Frigidair. … Continue reading

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