Tag Archives: currants

July 13, 1933

Thurs., 13   Morning devotions. Lena picks more currants. Two young men, one totally blind, come to look over the piano. Grace comes just as they are leaving. The blind one tunes it. May Tracy, Ruth Parker & Mrs. Tracy … Continue reading

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July 12, 1933

Wed., 12   Morning devotions. Grace goes to Manchester, has dinner at the Equinox with the Binghams who take her home with them for the night. Lena helps me pick currants & I make 10 glasses of very nice jelly. … Continue reading

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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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