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September 17, 1933

Sun., 17   Red in the east this morning. Ben & Grace start for Concord at 6 o’clock A.M.  Karl, Henrietta & Warner come to dinner. Warner fills the woodbox. I get a little ride around the square after they … Continue reading

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March 11, 1933

Sat., 11  Morning devotions. Sunshine. Make a pumpkin and a mince pie. Dumas doing the work. Zero, after a cold night. Some men bring 3 loads of hard wood. We finish the puzzle picture—English Scenery. Letter from Anna.

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October 25, 1932

Tues., 25  Morning devotions. Dumas washes & irons. I work on the roll call for Historic spots in Vt. Karl & Henrietta come in the evening with bad news about his father who has left Waterbury & gone to St. … Continue reading

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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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