Tag Archives: Grace’s flowers

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 3, 1933

Thurs., 3   Morning devotions. Lena goes away for the rest of the week after doing the morning work. Write a poem “Inside the Gate” and send it to “American Poetry Journal” with a copy of “The New Sketch Book.” … Continue reading

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August 2, 1933

Wed., 2   Morning devotions lost in static. Still hot. Cut & sort sage. The drouth has ruined all the garden things. Fred Booth comes for a wreath for their infant, 3 days old. George makes it of garden flowers. … 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 23, 1933

Sun., 23   Get a prayer from Montreal. A hot day. Grace making funeral pieces until noon with Richard Torry for a helper. The flowers are for Waldo Clark, dead in Addison. Ben, Ben & little Ann call. The rest … Continue reading

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July 22, 1933

Sat., 22   Morning devotions. Static terrible. I get but little of it. Do not bake. Get dinner for 7. Alvin & Shirley start for Pittsfield after dinner with stops on the way. Buy 4 baskets of raspberries of Sherman. … Continue reading

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June 27, 1933

Tues., 27   Morning devotions. The hottest day yet. Dumas washes & irons, mops the kitchen. Grace makes a beautiful wreath for the Daughters of 1812. She decorates a table & stays to the luncheon at the Stevens House to … Continue reading

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