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June 1, 1932

Wed., 1  Morning devotions.  Getting ready to go to Saratoga. It is a lovely day. Henrietta plans to take me. Mrs. Goodale calls. A letter from Hattie tells me that they went to Speculator this morning. Glad of the letter. … Continue reading

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April 8, 1932

Fri., 8  Morning devotions.  Clouds roll back again away leaving a beautiful  day (sic) that ends in rain. Do the morning work & get dinner. Mend on Grace’s coat lining & write Vonda Hallock a line asking for the old … Continue reading

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March 30, 1932

Wed., 30 Morning devotions. Ruth makes the dinner pie & I do the morning work and get dinner. Grace making funeral pieces. We all go to Mrs. Benton’s card party, where we meet Mrs. Hagar & Helen, Loraine Bristol, Henrietta, … Continue reading

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January 29, 1932

Fri., Jan. 29  Morning devotions and I am 79 years young today.  Make an apple pie.  Ben comes bringing some eggs that his pullets have layed.  Karl & Henrietta come bringing Mrs. Cotey.  Henrietta brings a cake.  Grace, Henrietta & … Continue reading

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January 20, 1932 & some poetry ideas

Wed., 20  Morning devotions.  A cloudy day. Do the morning work & get dinner. Grace attends the funeral of Partch of New Haven who came home a few days ago to die of cancer.  Her mother was a sister of … Continue reading

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January 13, 1932

Wed. Jan. 13  Morning devotions. A dark cloudy day, but an occasional ray of sunshine. A glimpse of the bird we call a “mockingbird” this morning. Write Walter Coates with ms. Also J.G. Hartwig of St. Louis with m.s. Write … Continue reading

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December 28, 1929

Sat., 28  Cloudy. Eagan finishes the chimney. I write Gertrude & Ben. He comes in just as I get his letter finished. Sorrel looks over things. Howard working. Grace goes to a card party. I eat dinner with the family … Continue reading

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