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August 5, 1932

Fri., 5  Morning devotions. Another day of sunshine. A good hay day. Grace making sprays for the Benton funeral which occurs this afternoon. Mrs. Eddy comes for a call & I invite her to stay to supper. She is stopping … Continue reading

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August 2, 1932 and Henrietta’s painting

Tues., 2  Morning devotions. Dumas washes & irons. Finish gleaning the red currants. Put 2 baskets of raspberries with them. Make 17 glasses of jelly. Send Campaign Song to Rockwood, Hindley, Bennington, St. Albans & Detroit Free Press. Perhaps I’ll … Continue reading

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July 5, 1929

Fri., 5   Hot in the sun in the afternoon. Morning devotions. Ruth & Gertrude go to Burlington. Stay all day. Pick, look over & wash a pan of currants. Get some dandelion greens. Strawberry shortcake for dinner. Wilma takes me … Continue reading

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July 27, 1926

Tues., 27  Sew a little. Go to Burlington. George Ross’s wife & daughter ride with us. Mrs. Ross takes a treatment & returns with us, but the daughter, who is a nurse, stays in Burlington. A good day with the … Continue reading

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July 23, 1926

Fri., 23  We go again to Burlington. Tuttle & I have a treatment & Grace changes a pair of shoes that do not fit.  We find a drive over a crossroad near the Lake that shortens the “detour.” There are … Continue reading

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July 21, 1926

Wed., 21  The hottest day yet. Mr. Barrows draws in the hay. Met & family, Grace & I go out to Karl’s for a few minutes. I make two strawberry shortcakes for supper. Met & Anna collect their belongings & … Continue reading

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July 20, 1926

Tues., 20  A hot day. Dumas washes. Grace goes to Burlington in the morning. Tuttle & I after dinner. She comes home with us. I take a treatment of Dr. London. Met, Anna & the children come in at 10 … Continue reading

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