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June 21, 1932

Tues., 21  Morning devotions.  Dumas washes & together we do the ironing. Clouds hang dark all day with an occasional sprinkle of rain. Write Lulu & Edgar & Uncle Bill. Dark & bedtime come early. This is the first day … Continue reading

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June 17, 1932

Fri., 17  Morning devotions.  A nice day. Housework and dinner. Finish the ironing & keep busy. Write Walter Davenport in answer to his invitation to attend N.A.P.A. at Montpelier. Attend the dedication of an elm tree on McDonough Park. To … Continue reading

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June 16, 1932

Thurs., 16  Morning devotions. A cloudy day. Get dinner with a strawberry shortcake. Dumas irons & puts up curtains, does dishes, etc. I help on the ironing. Feeling tired after yesterday. Henrietta comes. She has attended Helen Cowles Bennett funeral … Continue reading

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June 7, 1932

Tues., 7  Morning devotions. Do the morning work and get dinner. Dumas washes. “Catchy” weather but the clothes get dry enough to iron. She begins the ironing & I finish it. Ben stops to dinner on his way to Ruth, … Continue reading

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May 31, 1932

Tues., 31  Morning devotions.  George & Frances do not get downstairs until after Mr. Tuttle goes. They have breakfast at the kitchen table. Dumas washes & clothes get dry. There are clouds & sprinkles of rain. I do most of … Continue reading

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May 26, 1932

Thurs., 26  Morning devotions. Do the morning work. Finish the ironing except the dresses, which I leave for Dumas. Get dinner, which is good. Letters from Hattie, Helen & sister Helen, also a nice letter from Kurn Hattin. A call … Continue reading

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May 25, 1932

Wed., 25  Morning devotions.  A summer day. Grace goes with Mr. Otis to Burlington, working in the Holt garden. Meantime the friend of the aged Mrs. Driscoll come (sic) for her funeral pieces & George makes them. Tuttle takes me … Continue reading

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