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October 13, 1932

Thurs., 13   Morning devotions.  Poor.  Dumas helping. Grace frosts the cakes. Helen makes the sandwiches. I do a little of everything and nothing.  Our card party comes afternoon. Mrs. Brownell, Mrs. Goodere, whom I entertain, “      Jones, … Continue reading

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February 20, 1929

Wed., 20  10 below zero. Sunshine. Chickadees busy feeding on the porch & my bird sings happily in his cage in the morning. Do up the dishes, get dinner, sew a little, write a sonnet. Letter from Helen. Sit on … Continue reading

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March 6, 1926

Sat., 6    15 below. A fine day. Make pies. The stove goes fine. Grace has Onslow to dig up her pots under the snow. She & I attend the Pierce reception. Frank Pierce & wife have been married 50 … Continue reading

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February 15, 1926

Mon., 15  Clouds all day. Grace goes down town in the P.M. & attends the Old Folks Concert in the evening. She looks nice in her pink and white dress, her hair a la grande dame, with pink roses in … Continue reading

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February 9, 1926

Tues., 9    16 below zero. Dumas washes out a few things, irons last week’s wash, sweeps my room, etc, and sneezes all day. I fill the house with formaldahyde & hope it is good for something. Letter from Susie … Continue reading

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December 1, 1924

Mon., 1  A cloudy day with flurries of snow. Iron, etc., which means the usual housework, everlasting & always here to be done. The ironing tired me, so I do not want to work. Karl comes & I get hm … Continue reading

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November 27, 1924

Thurs., 27  Thanksgiving Day. A card from Anna & a letter from Bloomer which I ans. I send letters to Sadie Spaulding, Elizabeth Kent & Emma Varney, my bit toward soliciting for the concert next Monday night. Send second chapter … Continue reading

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