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DECEMBER 10, 1933

Sun., 10   A cold night. The sun comes out & shines on the beautiful frosted sitting-room window. Ruth does most of the work. Grace attend (sic) church & S.S. Goes down at night with Mr. Day. I write Hattie, … Continue reading

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December 9, 1933

Sat., 9   Morning devotions. Cold north wind. Dumas doing the work. Letters from Helen, Gertrude & Anna. Mrs. Bingham sends her car for us at 3 p.m. We stop at Midd Inn & take in Mrs. Jarvis who keeps … Continue reading

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December 8, 1933

Fri., 8   Morning devotions. Ruth does the work. I sit still most of the time. Make some small scrap books for Kurn Hattin. How I wish Ruth could have good nourishing food.

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December 4, 1933

Mon., 4   Morning devotions. Snowing. After a time, the sun comes out. The snow melts & is gone. I have the privilege of washing the dinner dishes which seems good. I enjoy it. Ruth goes down town after dinner. … Continue reading

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December 2, 1933

Sat., 2   Morning devotions. A severe cold from somewhere starts in at 5-30. A dark morning. Henrietta takes Grace to Midd. The Penwomen have a 1 o’clock luncheon with Mrs. Haller. Of course I cannot go. Dumas clearning out … Continue reading

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November 29, 1933

Wed., 29   Morning devotions. Ruth does the morning work. Grace working in the greenhouse part of the day. I braid rags & crotchet. Mrs. Bingham, daughter and Ann, with an old friend of Ruth’s, come for tea. She brings … Continue reading

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November 25, 1933

Sat., 25   Morning devotions. A Baptist clergyman. Dumas sweeping, etc., etc.  The Binghams take Grace to Burlington to dinner. She goes to the hospital to see Aunt Helen. Ruth helping. Finish wheels for my tidy. Write Walter Coates, Tuttle … Continue reading

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