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July 24, 1933

Mon., 24   Morning devotions.  The air is hot.   Henrietta, Anna & two boys come to dinner. We have 2 showers after dinner. Henrietta brings 10 qts raspberries, $11.80. Anna & I with Billy’s help put them into cans. … Continue reading

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June 3, 1933

Sat., 3   Morning devotions in part. Do no work today except to get dinner. Type on “A Trip in Birdland.” Write to Ben. I want to write but do not know how. Finish Helen’s letter. Dumas doing the work. … Continue reading

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May 13, 1933

Sat., 13   No devotions. Rain last night & misty to-day. Dumas helping out. I make 3 pies & cook a chicken. Grace has a lot of customers. A high wind. Bull-pouts for dinner. Certainly feel logy.  Greetings from Helen … Continue reading

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April 26, 1933

Wed., 26   Morning devotions. Send Stanton Muzzy a copy of “Poems on Trees,” vol. 11. A loan. Write Ruth.  Ben comes just as I am starting dinner. I thaw out the Bull-pouts and cook them. Have green peas. Miss … Continue reading

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April 8, 1933

Sat., 8   Morning devotions. Clouds but no rain. Dumas does the work & cleans on the woodwork. Letters from Gertrude & Anna. Write Burlington Savings Bank. Send them my pension check to put back the money I drew out. … Continue reading

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March 30, 1933

Thurs., 30   Morning devotions spoiled by static. Another lovely sunny day. Sort letters & papers after the morning work is done. Henrietta has to help about the supper at the church to-night. Grace goes down. Write Ben & Wightman … Continue reading

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November 7, 1932

Mon., 7  Morning devotions. Clouds & sunshine. Write a rondeau on “Anna’s letter” and send it to her. Send dues to Fannie Thorne for D.A.R.  Susan Booth gives me a little call. Send pension check to the bank by Grace … Continue reading

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