Tag Archives: Gussie Norton

June 17, 1932

Fri., 17  Morning devotions.  A nice day. Housework and dinner. Finish the ironing & keep busy. Write Walter Davenport in answer to his invitation to attend N.A.P.A. at Montpelier. Attend the dedication of an elm tree on McDonough Park. To … Continue reading

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April 6, 1932

Wed., 6 Morning devotions. A lovely day of sunshine. Do the morning work & get the dinner. Also make mince meat. Can 4 pints. Henrietta comes for the day. Grace attends the D.A.R. at Gussie Norton’s. Rhoda Farrand invited. Grace … Continue reading

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March 2, 1932

Wed., 2  Morning devotions. Clouds. Warmer. Dumas washes, etc. Make a squash pie. Wash the morning dishes & get dinner. Write Mr. Otis about the tree trimming. Attend the D.A.R. at Marie Warner’s. Rhoda Ferrand chapter meet with us. A … Continue reading

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January 20, 1932 & some poetry ideas

Wed., 20  Morning devotions.  A cloudy day. Do the morning work & get dinner. Grace attends the funeral of Partch of New Haven who came home a few days ago to die of cancer.  Her mother was a sister of … Continue reading

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January 7, 1932

Thurs., Jan. 7 Morning devotions.  Rather a nice day. Ruth Benton & Mrs. Haight come up to see the mocking bird. I finish my part of the ironing, get dinner, etc. Write Ashton and Hattie.  Write him about the Cottage.  … Continue reading

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December 27, 1929

Fri., 27  Men on the job. Mr. Eagan building over the chimney. Wind blowing a gale & drifting the roads full. The snow plow comes up. Go down to dinner. Go back to my room at 4 P.M. Mrs. Muellier … Continue reading

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August 6, 1929

Tues., 6  Morning devotions.   Dumas washes & irons, also does some sweeping. A shower or 2.  Ruth takes me for a ride. We go to Basin Harbor, up through Warnerville, past my old house, Panton corners, and home, all … Continue reading

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