Tag Archives: Driftwind

June 9, 1932

Thurs., 9  Morning devotions. Cloudy & chill. Too dark to sew on black. I do sew a little. Driftwind. Make a squash pie for dinner. Work on a poem, which Grace says isn’t good. It is so discouraging to be … Continue reading

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April 14, 1932

Thurs., 14  Morning devotions.  Cloudy. Make an apple pie. Letter from Anna which I answer. Put away clothes. The cat is much better. Grace goes to Burlington to give a garden talk. Mrs. Brown comes in for a little visit. … Continue reading

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February 19, 1932

Fri., 19  Some sunshine. Morning devotions.  Bennington Banner & Driftwind have something of mine, but the things that oppress are the ones who reject. I cannot expect roses in January, or all plain sailing. Write Helen Fisher. My letter to … Continue reading

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February 21, 1929

Thurs., 21  Snowing all day and the little fluffy chickadees coming all day to feed on the porch. Do not feel very well after a wakeful night with bowel trouble. Get dinner. Do some washing & some sewing. Grace goes … Continue reading

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February 11, 1929

Mon.,11   Cold south wind & but little sunshine. Grace goes down with flowers after dinner. I do not sew. Am filled with rheumatism. Send “S-4” & The Plank Road to Hindley. Order Driftwood (sic—I think she means Driftwind) for another … Continue reading

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February 8, 1929

Fri., 8  A sunny day. Henrietta comes for the day. Sew a little. Mrs. Brown & 2 friends make us a little call. We are on the porch which is very warm & sunny. Driftwind comes for March. Letter from … Continue reading

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January 7, 1929

Mon., 7   A gray morning. After breakfast in bed I dress & come down stairs. Not very strong. Write last night a poem for Driftwind. Write letters to-day to Anna & Ruth. Get one from Ruth. Have two naps during … Continue reading

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