Tag Archives: comings and goings

June 7, 1932

Tues., 7  Morning devotions. Do the morning work and get dinner. Dumas washes. “Catchy” weather but the clothes get dry enough to iron. She begins the ironing & I finish it. Ben stops to dinner on his way to Ruth, … Continue reading

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May 14, 1932

Sat., 14  Morning devotions. Sunshine hazy. Have the doors open. Make a first rhubarb pie of the season & a custard pie for dinner. Ben & son come late, just as I am clearing the food away. Letters from Ruth … Continue reading

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May 5, 1932

Thurs., 5  Morning devotions.  Mocking bird is patroling the premises & driving away other birds. Get dinner. A nice sunny day but north wind a little cool. Henrietta comes out to dinner, washes her car & takes me down town. … Continue reading

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April 26, 1932

Tues., 26   No 1  Morning devotions.  A rainy day. Dumas washes. Get a few things dry enough to iron. Sew a little. Do the morning dishes. Grace goes to Middlebury & back to dinner. Letter from Helen. Kate Dalrymple & … Continue reading

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April 20, 1932

Wed., 20  Morning devotions. Mansfield visible after a long veiling. A day of sunshine. The bird is still here. Henrietta comes to dinner & Tuttle takes her to the corner where she has to walk home. She is not well. … Continue reading

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April 2, 1932

Sat., 2  Morning devotions, interrupted by Ruth’s departure in her car. She plans to stop with Anna to-night. It is terribly lonely.  The first few hours are the hardest. How I wish the girls & boys in this family would … Continue reading

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March 22, 1932

Tues., 22  Morning devotions. The ground is white with snow & more falling. Enough so the snow plow is out. Make a pineapple pie, do the morning work & get dinner. Always enough exercise for one day. Henrietta comes, Warner … Continue reading

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