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February 10, 1937

Wed., 10   Morning devotions. Frances back & Dumas back to finish the ? and get the clothes ready to iron. Bettie reads P.M. but cannot decipher my poem so I must try some one else. Grace reads the papers. … Continue reading

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February 1, 1937

Tues., 2   Morning devotions. Dumas washes & irons. Candlemas & the ? goes back for 6 weeks of winter. Work in the balsam & work a poem by memory of a lovely day in Central Park. Grace stays late … Continue reading

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January 26, 1937

Tues., 26   Morning devotions. Dumas washing & irons. A good day. Letters from Helen. Mrs. Brown calls on Red Cross work for flood victims. Henrietta more comfortable. Work in the balsam. Write Gertrude.

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January 5, 1937

Tues., 5   Dumas washes & irons. Morning devotions. I write Anna & Helen. (Several illegible lines) Dear, dear Ruth. She need (sic) to give her chicks to Tuttle & now from her fingers they drop to me. How can … Continue reading

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December 19, 1933

Tues., 19   Morning devotions. Dress & get down stairs. Ruth at the helm. Feeling rather shaky but improve toward night. Ruth ties up my packages. Two to Anna & one to Ben. Receive a few cards & send a … Continue reading

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December 5, 1933

Tues., 5   Morning devotions. Cold, cloudy. Dumas washes. The clothes dry slowly. She irons most of them. i do a little of all kinds. NO letters but adds  (sic)

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October 26, 1933

Thurs., 26   Morning devotions. A clear day. That’s when the sun shines. Finish my purple slip Grace goes to Burlington. Rides up with the Watermans & home with the Hansons (State School.) She visits Helen at Mary Fletcher. Put … Continue reading

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