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July 17, 1932

Sun., 17  Do the morning work. Tuttle goes after Anna & the boys. I get a chicken dinner. Letter from Ben. Anna & Grace do the dinner work. Henrietta, Karl & children come in the eening to take Anna home … Continue reading

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July 17, 1929

Wed., 17  Morning devotions. Another beautiful day, but warm in the sun. Letter from Tute that she is not coming. I felt that she hadn’t the courage. Finish an apron. Cut 4 more & make one of them. Ruth goes … Continue reading

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July 13, 1929

Sat., 13  Morning devotions. Ruth makes pies, gets dinner, also picks currants & makes jell. (sic)  I do a little mending. Send a letter to Tute Royce. Henrietta comes in the afternoon. She & Grace go to the Cottage. Rain. … Continue reading

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July 12, 1929

Fri., 12  Morning devotions, the first since last Saturday. Look over greens. Stone cherries, fix Grace’s dress, wash out napkins, etc. Alvin comes to dinner, Ruth at the helm. Letters from Gertrude & the girls. Mary (Tute) Royce & the … Continue reading

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March 1, 1929

Fri., 1  Sunshine. Grace & May Ross walk out to Henrietta’s. Have dinner on the kitchen table. Have a nap, read the papers & get some mending on the porch when Mrs. Brown comes. Letter from Gertrude. Another copy of … Continue reading

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January 23, 1929

Wed. 23  Finish & type “Gordon Grey.” Send it with a letter to sister Helen. Letters from Mary Royce & Mac Cooper Ward. Sew the lace onto Grace’s pink costume. Wash breakfast dishes, get dinner & a nap. Kate Dalrymple … Continue reading

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December 28, 1903

Mon., 28  We do our own wash to day.  Commence Anna’s white aprons & finish one.  Benjamin harnesses & drives me down town.  Do some shopping.  Buy Anna a dress at MJ. McCuen’s.  Post letters to Susie, Mary Roberts, & … Continue reading

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