Tag Archives: currants

September 23, 1932

Fri., 23  Morning devotions from N.Y. at 7:00. A foggy morning & a chill in the air. Henrietta comes. She          (blank sic) helps me carry out the spoiled tomatoes I was at such pains to can. … Continue reading

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August 2, 1932 and Henrietta’s painting

Tues., 2  Morning devotions. Dumas washes & irons. Finish gleaning the red currants. Put 2 baskets of raspberries with them. Make 17 glasses of jelly. Send Campaign Song to Rockwood, Hindley, Bennington, St. Albans & Detroit Free Press. Perhaps I’ll … Continue reading

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July 11, 1932

Mon., 11  Morning devotions.  Get a bath, which doesn’t happen every morning. Two books come for Ruth from the Markhams, father & son. Pick and “look over” a few currants, get dinner, etc.  After dinner, Wilma & Shirley go out … Continue reading

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July 13, 1929

Sat., 13  Morning devotions. Ruth makes pies, gets dinner, also picks currants & makes jell. (sic)  I do a little mending. Send a letter to Tute Royce. Henrietta comes in the afternoon. She & Grace go to the Cottage. Rain. … Continue reading

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July 19, 1926

Mon., 19  Warm weather. Work in the currant bushes & look over currants the rest of the time. Grace goes down town after dinner. Send the Bulletin & Ben’s papers & a letter to Mr. Lovejoy.

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July 26, 1924

Sat., 26  Have a very busy day. Make raspberry & currant pies. Have greens for dinner. Cold pack 3 can raspberries. Glean quite a few from our bushes. Feeling under the weather. Pick sweet peas & wish they were for … Continue reading

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July 25, 1924

Fri., 25   Ben’s birthday. Rain last night & this morning. Look over currants & make jelly. Have a dozen glasses. Tuttle kills & picks a hen which I clean. H brings some raspberries.

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