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March 25, 1926

Thurs., 25  Clouds & some sunshine. The water comes down the runway in Booth’s pasture in a great wave & over the garden. The first time I ever saw it start like that. Frank Ross buried to-day at 5 o’clock. … Continue reading

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March 24, 1926

Wed., 24  Rain. Put on a comforter & nearly tie it off. Make an apple pie for dinner. Fred Grandey dies to-day, also Frank Ross, who is at the hotel.  He Grandey outlived Henry by nearly 10 years.  (sic)

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March 4, 1926

Thurs., 4  A good day but cold. Dumas washes & the clothes get dry. I tie off the comforter & she clears out the dining room. Ryan brings a stove for Grace’s room & takes away the old one, which … Continue reading

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March 3, 1026

Wed., 3  Sunshine for a few hours. Grace lost her fire in the greenhouse & her plants froze up. A cold wind. Finish a khaki blouse for Grace & put on a comforter. Tuttle has a letter from Anna & … Continue reading

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February 19, 1926

Fri., 19  Storms all day. Tuttle does not go down after dinner. Stitch comforter binding, which finishes that piece of work. Make a Florentine pudding, a dish of dressing and an experiment cake. Tuttle kills a white hen which I … Continue reading

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February 18, 1926

Thurs., 18  Mist falling all day. Type “The Snow in Vermont” & send to Cummings. Color lining for a comforter. Put a binding on last week’s comforter, ready for the machine. Grace goes down in the afternoon & again to … Continue reading

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February 12, 2015

Fri., 12   10 below–a beautiful day of sunshine. Wonderful colors in the sky in the morning & a glorious sunset. Helen’s belated birthday gift: Butterick Cook Book, comes. Letter from Gertrude. Grace goes down with Tuttle after dinner. I finish … Continue reading

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