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July 15, 1932

Fri., 15  Morning devotions. A lovely morning. Grace’s helpers & a truck come at 8 AM. They load up her plants & start for Brandon at 8-45. Sherman brings 1/2 bushel of lovely cherries. All solid, no stems. Wilma helps … Continue reading

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May 9, 1932

Mon., 9   Morning devotions.  A lovely day. Henrietta takes me to Mother’s grave. She plants some geraniums, one on Abe’s grave. We stop at Colodny’s for luxuries. A letter from Ruth comes like a bombshell into the peace of … Continue reading

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May 8, 1932

Sun., 8  A nice day. We are invited to Karl’s to dinner and go. Mr. & Mrs. Chapman are buried to-day in one grave in the Gage cemetery. Karl is a bearer. Funeral at 4 P.M. Write the Bulletin. Lillian … Continue reading

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May 7, 1932

Sat., 7  Morning devotions.  A heavy fog this morning, which clears. Bird still here, but I think he’s letting the blue birds have the box in the tree. He doesn’t want any bird around but himself. Letter from Anna, also … Continue reading

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May 5, 1932

Thurs., 5  Morning devotions.  Mocking bird is patroling the premises & driving away other birds. Get dinner. A nice sunny day but north wind a little cool. Henrietta comes out to dinner, washes her car & takes me down town. … Continue reading

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May 4, 1932

Wed., 4  Morning devotions.  Dumas. She cleans my closet, the bath room, etc.  I put things back, sew a little. The mocking-bird with us. He drives away all the summer birds, who want to nest around us. Three small English … Continue reading

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May 3, 1932

Tues., 3  Morning devotions.  Dumas works in the chambers, does dishes, etc. Grace goes down town with Tuttle. Mr. Hagar, Mr. Smith, State ornithologist, Mr. Crighton come to see the mockingbird. He shows up fine, coming on the porch to … Continue reading

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