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August 9, 1932

Tues., 9   Morning devotions. A nice day. Dumas washes & irons. I make 2 berry pies. Get dinner. Finish mending a slip. Go down town after dinner. To the Bank, To the Library, get “Blue Harvest.” To the hair dresser … Continue reading

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August 2, 1932 and Henrietta’s painting

Tues., 2  Morning devotions. Dumas washes & irons. Finish gleaning the red currants. Put 2 baskets of raspberries with them. Make 17 glasses of jelly. Send Campaign Song to Rockwood, Hindley, Bennington, St. Albans & Detroit Free Press. Perhaps I’ll … Continue reading

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July 26, 1932

Tues., 26  Morning devotions. Sunshine. Warm. Dumas washes & irons. It is really a hot day. Ben & family come. He & Jeanette leave the children & go on to Concord to see Ruth. I get dinner with the help … Continue reading

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July 19, 1932

Tues., 19   Morning devotions. Write Helen. Letter from Maxwell Orr, co-editor with Earl Kelley, on “Ripples.” A gorgeous day. Dumas washes & irons. George & Wilma, Grace’s helpers, make 5 pieces for the Collette funeral. Mend, etc. Make a … Continue reading

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July 7, 1932

Thurs., 7  Morning devotions. Dumas washes & irons. The day is fine until toward night when we get a deluge of a thunderstorm. Strawberry shortcake for dinner. Warner & Connie walk out & Grace gets them a picnic supper. Anna … Continue reading

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June 28, 1932

Tues., 28 Morning devotions.  Grace goes to Burlington. Dumas washes & together we do the ironing. She does some cleaning. A very lovely day, quite warm. Type & seal for mailing poems to Rutland Herald, Vermonter, Driftwind. Faith Devine & … Continue reading

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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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