Tag Archives: Ethel

May 27, 1932

Fri., 27  Morning devotions.  Make a tapioca pudding & have a lot of trouble. Get a dinner of pulse, that is beets & dandelions. Get a ride to Ethel’s & run in to see her a minute. She came from … Continue reading

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April 1, 1932

Fri., 1  No 2    Morning devotions.  Snowing & everything white & clean. The sun comes out & the snow vanishes. Make a custard pie which cooks too long.  O dear!  Letter from Anna. Muzzy’s book comes out. It is … Continue reading

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August 29, 1929

Fri., 30  Morning devotions. Wash up the dishes & do a little on the dinner. Have the after dinner siesta, then Ruth takes me to Starksboro Village. A nice sunny day, cool & clouding over at night. We stop at … Continue reading

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July 19, 1929

Fri., 19  Morning devotions. A nice rain at night but clears into a lovely day. Cool. Clean 3 shelves in the cellar way & Wilma cleans up fruit jars that contain old messes. Write Merrit Allen. Mr. Conant of New … Continue reading

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January 25, 1929

Fri., 25   Snowing until sometime in the afternoon. Grace walks out to see Ethel & comes home on the train. Get dinner for two. Mend a little. Write Frank Frost. Get a book ready to send him, pasting in some … Continue reading

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August 14, 1924

Thurs., 14   A nice day. Anna & Met pack up & start for home. Henrietta takes Ruth & me to Bristol. Mrs. Bates opens the Farr house & we go over it. It is too soon to buy anything. Quite … Continue reading

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