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October 15, 1932

Sat., 15  Get the devotions better this morning. It is a clear lovely day, a little cool. Do the morning work and get dinner. Have a ride after the dishes. A short visit with Mrs. Chapman of Middlebury.  Make soap … Continue reading

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October 11, 1932

Tues. 11  No devotions on act. (sic) of static.  Rain and wind in the morning, shifting to the north.  Dumas washes and clothes get dry.  Helen & I iron and Dumas sweeps chambers.  Poetry magazine sample copy.  Letter & Portland … Continue reading

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October 8, 1932

Sat., 8  Morning devotions spoiled by static. A cool day. Make one apple pie. Try to clear out the dining room. Fish chowder for dinner. Mrs. Tinkam & her mother Mrs. Richmond call just as we get ready to go … Continue reading

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October 4, 1932

Tues., 4  Morning devotions. Dumas washes. Cleans out kitchen, porch & bathroom. Clothes dry. Henrietta comes for dinner & the afternoon. She forgets the eggs & we go out after them. Sister Helen comes in Mrs. Arms’s car. Mrs. Arms, … Continue reading

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September 28, 1932

Fri., 28  Get the morning devotions at 8-15 from N.Y. Quite a rain but clears by noon. Get dinner, put away clothes, etc. Go up attic searching for lost blank books. Warner comes after school to stay all night.

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September 14, 1932

Wed., 14   Morning devotions. Some clouds which look like rain but it doesn’t rain. Work thru the morning. Miss Miles comes to dinner. The Palmers call, bring Miss Susan Parker & take her back, also Miss Miles. Henrietta calls. Forest … Continue reading

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July 20, 1932

Wed., 20  Morning devotions. A Baptist minister this morning. A nice day. Anna & Bill & Shirley come in for the day. Wilma, George & children go for ferns. Dumas cleans the inside cellar. I help place the fruit. Strawberry … Continue reading

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