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August 31, 1932

Wed., 31  Morning devotions. Get a pulse dinner, adding baked pork chops & custard pie. Mrs. Otis calls. Henrietta & Warner on their way to Buck Mt. They take in Grace & get some blackberries. Warner fills the woodbox. Helen … Continue reading

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March 17, 1932

Thurs., 17   No 2   Morning devotions.  A beautiful night’s sleep. Make 2 mince pies. Clouds. A flurry of snow last night, lost in the stubble. Letter from Stanton Muzzy regarding his forthcoming book. Karl & Henrietta call. I … Continue reading

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April 9, 1929

Tues., 9   Morning devotions. Dumas has a big wash. Henrietta brings out blankets & quilts, which they wash after dinner. This is a marvelous day & the clothes dry. Howard begins to put the wood in the shed. Tuttle … Continue reading

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March 4, 1929

Mon., 4   Grey day. Snow soft—none in the road. George Darling splitting the wood. Now when it dries it can be thrown into the shed. It is n’t (sic) very dry to-night. Inaugeration (sic) Day. Have a bat (sic) before … Continue reading

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March 2, 1929

Sat., 2  Snowing all day. Robert Kingman saws the wood he has drawn in the storm. One of the Currier girls helps Grace until noon. Clean out 2 drawers in the Den dresser & get into a third, which proves … Continue reading

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April 24, 1926

Sat., 24  A good day. Lavigne puts the hard wood into the shed. His helper works for Grace. She has also Onslow & Robert Barton. I give the latter his dinner. I make pies & a cake. Look for Ben … Continue reading

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March 15, 1926

Mon., 15  Clouds & raw south wind. Send Ben’s papers. Letter from Ruth. Move wood. 4 foot birch & maple. Type letters to Liberty. Fighting a cold that has settled on my lungs & feel quite wretched. Darkness & storms … Continue reading

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