Tag Archives: Forest and Field Club

June 11, 1932

Sat., 11  Morning devotions. A beautiful day & quite warm. Letters from Helen, Gertrude & Anna. Also  from Phillis (sic) Fergus. Dumas cleans up for Sunday. I make a rhubarb pie, get dinner & sew on my dress. Fit a … Continue reading

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April 4, 1932

Mon., 4  Morning devotions. A day of sunshine. The mocking-bird stays around till afternoon. Sort the Sunday papers, clean 2 cupboard shelves. Wash napkins & stockings. Mend stockings. Letter from Ruth. She arrived at Anna’s at 1-30 Saturday. Rained all … Continue reading

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February 1, 1932

Mon., Feb. 1  Morning devotions.  A cold night. The bird stays on the porch rail a lot to-day. Grace attends the Forest & Field Club. I make the 3d apron. My poem “Any President” in Rutland Herald. Read “The Hermit … Continue reading

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January 4, 1932

Mon., Jan. 4   Sort papers, write letters, etc. Nothing happnes to me, but Grace goes to Burlington with the Hagars who take their daughter Helen back to school. Grace makes a fine cake for the Forest and Field Club which … Continue reading

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May 22, 1929

Wed., 22  Morning devotions. Make a rhubarb pie. Do the breakfast dishes & get dinner. Do a little mending. Grace attends the Forest & Field club—a little play. She goes in costume, wearing her great-grandfather’s coat, knee buckles, a white … Continue reading

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May 21, 1929

Tues., 21  Morning devotions. Dumas washes & the dishes wait until after dinner to be washed. Clothes dry. I manage to get the dinner but am keeping very quiet. The Forest & Field Club have their annual May breakfast at … Continue reading

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May 6, 1929

Mon., 6  Morning devotions. A pale sunlight which lasts all day. Do the housework. Grace busy & no Howard. She goes after dinner to Middlebury, carrying bulbs, etc., to the Chapmans.  Tuttle takes her to the Station & I ride … Continue reading

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