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July 20, 1937

Tues., 20   Devotions. Caroline & her husband from ? call in the a.m. Henrietta comes for dinner & to spend the afternoon with me. I go to sleep Helen cleans up all the table linen and drawers. Cucumbers from … Continue reading

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July 19, 1937

Mon., 19  Devotions. Much pain. Helen washes all the windows downstairs. Grace & Helen call on Sarah Cotey in evening. Raspberries. A nice letter from Anna.   According to Ella’s death certificate, she had shingles as well as the heart … Continue reading

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May 11, 1937

Tues., 11  Morning devotion. I slept late. Dumas washes & irons. Henrietta comes. Sun shines beautiful warm day. Dr. calls. Clean up the room with the vacuum cleaner and I am mad.

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April 30, 1937

Fri., 30   Get dressed with some trouble(?)  Morning devotions. Dumas does the work cleans the shed & Grace gets dinner. Henrietta comes. Poor old Grace  (illegible patch)  Dr. P comes This is the last entry in Ella Fisher’s own … Continue reading

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April 28, 1937

Wed., 28    Morning devotions. Dumas & Frances clean the old pantry. I go for a walk & George helps me back. Write Helen & Kathleen reads 2 hours to me  (4 illegible lines)

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April 17, 1937

Sat., 17   Dr. Walton talks. Write Anna. Mrs. Chamberlain cleaning upstairs. Frances gets dinner. Mrs. C. irons   ?   curtains in my room & finishes cleaning. Grace reads the papers & Kathleen finishes the Kentucky(?) book. Bright sunshine … Continue reading

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April 16, 1937

Fri., 16   Morning devotions. Mrs. ?  cleaning chambers. Mine is torn up tonight.  ?    ?   ?  & his new vacuum cleaner takes a lot of time. Tuttle takes him down. Grace reads the dailies. Grace gets dinner … Continue reading

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