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September 12, 1929

Thurs., 12  Get part of the “devotions.”  Make an apple pie. Get dinner. Miss Miles comes. She brings me a lovely little picture. Grace spends the day with her & for her. Work on my table cover. Letters from Anna … Continue reading

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August 5, 1929

Mon., 5  Mrs. Muellier & a treatment. Do some picking up & sorting of letters & papers. Outline the 4th & last flower on my art piece. Ruth gives a card party, inviting Grace, Helen, Anna, Mary Ross, Lorraine Bristol, … Continue reading

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August 3, 1929

Sat., 3  Morning devotions. Grace & Wilma go to Winterbotham’s. Late to dinner, which Ruth gets. She goes out to Karl’s. Letters from Hattie & Helen. Cloudy. Grows cool & rain sets in for nightfall. Do up some lose (sic) … Continue reading

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May 16, 1929

Thurs., 16  Morning devotions. Did not sleep well last night. Dumas is doing up the work. The Blair & Sorrell, who ordered the funeral wreath never came for it, but went to Middlebury & bought flowers of Hunt. I clear … Continue reading

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May 11, 1929

Sat., 11  Morning devotions. Have a quiet day & do nothing but the regular work. Grace selling some flowers for Mother’s Day which is to-morrow. Receive a box of chocolates from Karl & Henrietta and another from Ben. Letter from … Continue reading

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May 8, 1929

Wed., 8  Morning devotions while I eat my breakfast. Pick up the work but work slowly. Look over & clean dandelions for dinner. Bull-pouts & one of the La Bombard squash pies, which we consider good. Letter from Marjorie Seldon. … Continue reading

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May 6, 1929

Mon., 6  Morning devotions. A pale sunlight which lasts all day. Do the housework. Grace busy & no Howard. She goes after dinner to Middlebury, carrying bulbs, etc., to the Chapmans.  Tuttle takes her to the Station & I ride … Continue reading

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