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April 17, 1937

Sat., 17   Dr. Walton talks. Write Anna. Mrs. Chamberlain cleaning upstairs. Frances gets dinner. Mrs. C. irons   ?   curtains in my room & finishes cleaning. Grace reads the papers & Kathleen finishes the Kentucky(?) book. Bright sunshine … Continue reading

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April 14, 1937

Wed., 14   (Other writing)   Morning devotions. Dumas & Frances clean the attic—also clean Grace’s and my closets. Letter from Helen. The books came. Grace went to Middlebury to meet Mrs. Witherell. Bull pouts and green peas for dinner.

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March 13, 1937

Sat., 13   (Other writing)  Morning devotions. Dr. Walton talked. Letter from Gertrude. Anna types poem to “Ben.” Start reading “Let the King Beware” by Honoré Morrow.  A good dinner—hash and cherry pie.

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December 27, 1933

Wed., 27   8 below. Morning devotions. Sun shines all day and it’s cold.  Letters from George & Helena, and St. Albans. Grace brings me “Miss Stone” from the library. A book of monologues. I read it through. Send a … Continue reading

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March 1-March 8, 1933

Finally back at the archives! Because I’m so far behind, I’ve left out a few things, indicated by . . . .   Assume that meals were made, housework was done, and Grace went down town.   Wed., 1  Morning … Continue reading

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December 31, 1932

Sat., 31    Morning devotions. Make a mock cherry pie for dinner to-morrow. Get to-day’s dinner. Package comes from Abernathy’s containing outing, outing nightdresses and hair nets. Dumas doing the work. Wilma helps Grace in her book keeping. Reading Wilbert … Continue reading

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December 26, 1932

Mon., 26   Morning devotions. Visiting & picking up. Ben comes to dinner. Warmed over turkey. Ben brings me the book, “Green Mt. Boys ride.” He goes toward night. It will be dark when he gets home. The days are very … Continue reading

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