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August 16, 1933

Wed., 16   Morning devotions and static. Get dinner, Sunday’s chicken and dumpling, corn & mince pie. A perfect day. Cut & sort sage. Grace & Lena work in the Den. I sort papers in the old pantry.  Peter Nelson, … Continue reading

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August 15, 1933

Tues., 15   Morning devotions and static. Dumas washes & irons. Make a rhubarb pie. Get dinner. Mend some of the wash. Lena does the dishes. Corn & hamburg. Grace & helpers make 8 funeral pieces. She goes to a … Continue reading

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August 12, 1933

Sat., 12   Morning devotions. Get dinner. Grace goes down street. Margery Lee Seldon, two children & Grace Bosworth call. Sam Preston & niece call. He buys one of my books. Bertha Lewis sends me a copy of “The Blue … Continue reading

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August 11, 1933

Fri., 11   Morning devotions. Put a new cover on the sink shelf behind the stove. Get dinner etc. Circulars come from Stanton Muzzy, written by Walter Coates. Vermonter & VerseCraft call for a copy of The New Sketch Book … Continue reading

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August 9, 1933

Wed., 9   Morning devotions. Static. Get dinner, do some mending. A gorgeous day after a cool night. Grace goes to Cornwall Fair Haven (sic) Wilma takes her. They leave at 12-30. The “little Maid” cuts off my nap with … Continue reading

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August 1, 1933

Tues., 1   No devotions. Static instead. Dumas washes. Ham & greens for dinner, also one of Florida Myers’ pies. The last one before this was made by Mary Blakely. Very hot. Grace makes a beautiful pillow of roses & … Continue reading

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July 28, 1933

Fri., 28   Morning devotions with static. Alvin, Anna & boys come from Henrietta’s about 10-30 A.M. Grace has a lunch put up for them. I process 7 pt. cans raspberries on the old cookstove. Anna takes the yellow & … Continue reading

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