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February 19, 1937

Fri., 19   Morning devotions. Get a new check book & some ready cash. Write Hattie & Pearl. A ? hash dinner & strawberry shortcake. Frances cleans my room. Bettie reads P.M. Grace reads the papers. Sara brings my new … Continue reading

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January 27, 1937

  Ella’s writing overlaps a great deal, and it’s hard to read. This is what I can make out today. And I’ve left her comment about the reversed days. This will happen again, now and then. I think she can’t … Continue reading

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January 16, 1937

Sat., 16   Dr. ? talks. Dumas helping out. Write Alvin & Anna. Poem “A Vision” in Rutland Herald.

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January 14, 1937

Thurs., 14   Morning devotions. Dumas doing the work & Grace the cooking. She goes to B (sic) in the Palmer truck. Karl & Henrietta go in the morning. Telegram from Anna. Alvin’s mother heart(?) bad & he has gone … Continue reading

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January 13, 1937

Wed., 13   Morning devotions. Dumas at the work & Grace as the cook. Our first strawberry shortcake. Very good. ? make funeral pieces. Henrietta works on poems in the short A. M. call. Work in the balsam. Grace attends … Continue reading

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January 12, 1937

Tues., 12   Morning devotions. Dumas washes & does the housework. Grace does the cooking. I write Gertrude. Letter from Ben. Tuttle attends a Bank annual election of offcers. Home to dinner. Work the balsam. A good ? all is … Continue reading

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January 11, 1937

Mon., 11   (Sunday)  Dr. Sockman talks. Dumas comes at 10 a.m. No Frances today. Chicken dinner. Write Helen. Try to help get dinner but have to let go. Grace attends church P.M. & evening work on poem. It is … Continue reading

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