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November 24, 1933

Fri., 24   Morning devotions. Raw south wind all day. Look over spinach. Henrietta comes to dinner. Warner fillls the woodbox before school. Grace & Henrietta go up in Booth’s woods for partridge berries. Crotchet a wheel & learn to … Continue reading

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October 18, 1933

Wed., 18   Morning devotions. Comes in good. Bull-pouts and pumpkin pie for dinner. Ruth helps me get it. She hangs the clothes & together we get them dry & put away. Ruth goes with Henrietta to Mrs. Boutwell’s. Leaves … Continue reading

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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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