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May 1, 1933

Mon., 1   Morning devotions. Sunshine. Write Anna. The garden is covered with daffodils. Some pansies & tulips. Forest & Field Club have their annual Banquet at the Stevens House. Mr. & Mrs. Crichton come from Newport to attend. Laura … Continue reading

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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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