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September 11, 1933

Mon.,  11   Morning devotions. Pick up & sort Sunday papers. Letter from Mrs. Witherell, which I answer. Mrs. Andrews comes to dinner for a visit with Helen, who helps get dinner. Lena comes to do the dinner dishes. Very … Continue reading

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April 12, 1933

Wed., 12   Morning devotions. A stormy day. Rain & some snow, which melts as it falls. Make a sofa pillow & do some stocking mending. Write Mr. Kirkland. Mr. Hagar calls. Grace is down street. Letter from Mrs. Hagar. … Continue reading

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December 14, 1932

Wed., 14    Morning devotions almost drowned with static. Talk with Henrietta.  She has the program for the Mission meeting this afternoon at Gussie Norton’s. Grace & I do not go. She is too busy with Christmas work and I … Continue reading

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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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