Tag Archives: letters

October 18, 1932

Tues., 18  Morning devotions. Dumas washes but cannot hang the clothes as it rains all day. Have a choking spell at noon. How can I avoid them?  Penwomen meet with Mrs. Carrol Langdon. An enthusiastic meeting, very nice refreshments. Mr. … Continue reading

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October 16, 1932

Sun., 16   Cold better, having fought it. Grace takes a S.S. class. I put dinner on the kitchen table & wash the dishes. Ben & family, Henrietta & Warner come in on their way to a picnic in the foothills. … Continue reading

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October 11, 1932

Tues. 11  No devotions on act. (sic) of static.  Rain and wind in the morning, shifting to the north.  Dumas washes and clothes get dry.  Helen & I iron and Dumas sweeps chambers.  Poetry magazine sample copy.  Letter & Portland … Continue reading

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October 10, 1932

Mon. 10  Morning devotions.  Poor service.  Grace gets up early and makes funeral pieces for Russel Bristol’s funeral.  He is buried to-day.  Henrietta takes Helen & me to ride, we go to Weybridge Monument via Quaker Village and return by … Continue reading

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October 9, 1932

Sun., 9  Grace attends church. I get a chicken dinner. Henrietta is invited to the State School as Miss Gagnon’s guest. She stays to dinner & supper. Karl goes after her & eats his frugal supper at at (sic) our … Continue reading

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October 5, 1932

Wed., 5  Morning devotions interrupted by static. Rain all day. Tuttle still under the weather. Make two prune pies. Get dinner. Helen irons & I finish it while she gets her after dinner nap. Grace goes down town. I write … Continue reading

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October 4, 1932

Tues., 4  Morning devotions. Dumas washes. Cleans out kitchen, porch & bathroom. Clothes dry. Henrietta comes for dinner & the afternoon. She forgets the eggs & we go out after them. Sister Helen comes in Mrs. Arms’s car. Mrs. Arms, … Continue reading

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