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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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January 28, 1932

Thurs., Jan. 28  Morning devotions. A day of sunshine. Dumas doing the work. Finish the kitchen towels to a dozen. Cut out 4 aprons and make one.  The cat is missing.  Grace finds him toward night with 2 injured paws.  … Continue reading

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October 30, 1924

Thurs., 30  Heavy white frost & a cool night, develop into a beautiful day. Put a gallon of fig marmalade into glasses. Empty messes & wash up many dishes. Send poem “Come Out” to Detroit Free Press. Make out order … Continue reading

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September 26, 1924

Fri., 26  Wash a quilt with Tuttle’s help & put another a-soak. Hem a bedspread. Work in the chambers. Cut corners & hem a spread. Hem a cover for the porch table. Finish bags for silver drawer. Make a pumpkin … Continue reading

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