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December 17, 1932

Sat., 17   A cold morning. 15 below. Dumas does the work. I make a small custard pie for dinner & a cherry pie for to-morrow. Keep about & think I have a fairly good day. I am listening to … Continue reading

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December 13, 1932

Tues., 13   Morning devotions. Dumas doing the regular work & finishing up dusty chambers & stairways. A raw south wind. Letters from Helen & Hattie. I write Helen & some notes to sympathizing friends. Made some lemon-verbena bags. Give one … Continue reading

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December 10, 1932

Sat., 10   Morning devotions. Make a custard pie & an apple pie. Dumas comes to help out. I am glad of her for I do not feel good. Tuttle takes me to the cemetery. Nothing has touched the flowers, not … Continue reading

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December 9, 1932

Fri., 9  Morning devotions. Do the morning work, get dinner, etc. A good deal of cold & cough left. Write Arthur Norton, the Gees, Mrs. Richmond. Sort & burn letters. Grace attends a card party at Ruth Benton’s.

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November 29, 1932

Tues., 29  Morning devotions. Anna goes at 7-45 on the bus for Pittsfield. Dumas does the work & washes all the extra bed & table linen. Tuttle takes Grace & me to N.H. Street where the Green Mt. Branch of … Continue reading

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November 15, 1932

Tues., 15  Morning devotions. Dumas washing windows, etc. Foster Daigneault puts on the storm  windows & the back porch. Quite a good day. Write Helen & Ashton & Hattie. Mary Ross, Henrietta & Mr. Hagar are our callers. Letter from … Continue reading

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November 14, 1932

Mon., 14  Morning devotions. Sort papers. Do the morning work & get dinner. Type poem “The Cross” for Hindley. Write Anna. Mary Stone & Mrs. Strong come to rehearse with Grace. Raw, cold South wind all day.

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