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October 10, 1933

Tues., 10   Morning devotions. Ruth goes out to Karl’s for the day. Make an apple pie. Dumas washes & irons. Rain in the morning but clears. Cool. Grace goes downtown & home with Tuttle. He takes her to the … Continue reading

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September 19, 1933

Tues., 19   Morning devotions abbreviated because of so much doing. Dumas washes, irons and does the upstairs & after dinner work. Henrietta takes me to Wildwood & to the Penwomen’s luncheon & business meeting after. Ruth busy around the … Continue reading

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September 12, 1933

Tues., 12   Our first frost last night. Morning devotions. Dumas washes & does most of the ironing. She does the after dinner work. Grace goes for a corn roast, “Forest & Field Club,” with Mrs. Jones. A cool night. … Continue reading

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September 5, 1933

Tues., 5   Morning devotions. Dumas washes & irons. Clouds roll away. Cool in the shade. Helen gets dinner. I tear up an old dress into carpet rags. Mrs. Arno (not sure of this name) brings Mrs. Bailey, Miss Kelton … Continue reading

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August 22, 1933

Tues., 22   Morning devotions. Make my first apple pie, which is a success. Letter from Mrs. B.M. Pierce (cousin) of Bristol which I answer. Dumas washes & irons. Grace goes to Burlington. Looks like rain all day but doesn’t. … Continue reading

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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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