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August 15, 1933

Tues., 15   Morning devotions and static. Dumas washes & irons. Make a rhubarb pie. Get dinner. Mend some of the wash. Lena does the dishes. Corn & hamburg. Grace & helpers make 8 funeral pieces. She goes to a … Continue reading

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August 8, 1933

Tues., 8   Morning devotions and static. Dumas washes & irons. We clean two cellar shelves. A little rain last night. It looks like a rainy morning but doesn’t rain. Write cards to Walter Coates, Stanton Muzzy & Arthur Peach, … Continue reading

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July 18, 1833

Tues., 18   Morning devotions. Dumas washes, irons & mops. Everything drying up. Make two raspberry pies from some lovely berries, the first and only so far. As we get up from our kitchen table supper Alvin & family drive … Continue reading

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July 11, 1933

Tues., 11   Morning devotions. Cloudy & looks like rain but clears. The clothes dry and Dumas irons. Pot roast for dinner. Sort papers & letters. Write Mrs. Witherell, chairman of our com. Card from Mrs. Maurice asking for the … Continue reading

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July 4, 1933

Tues., 4   Hot & dry. Dumas washes & irons. Henrietta comes & takes us to the Cemetery and out over the Plank road to see poor Ethel who sits in a chair on the Porch. She had her gall … Continue reading

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June 27, 1933

Tues., 27   Morning devotions. The hottest day yet. Dumas washes & irons, mops the kitchen. Grace makes a beautiful wreath for the Daughters of 1812. She decorates a table & stays to the luncheon at the Stevens House to … Continue reading

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June 20, 1933

Tues., 20   Morning devotions quite unintelligible. A beautiful Day. Dumas washes & irons. After that works in the kitchen pantry, cleaning 3 shelves. Write Ruth. Letters from Ben & Miss Hinman. Ralph & Bernadine with their oldest daughter call. … Continue reading

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