Tag Archives: Mother’s Day presents

May 8, 1937

All of the remaining posts are in handwriting other than Ella’s, with spelling and punctuation as is..   Sat., 8   Anna send a present for mother’s day. Hen and Karl call and bring me things for mother’s day. Dr. … Continue reading

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May 21, 1933

Sun., 21   A very lovely day after the pouring rain. A lovely cat-bird sits on the topmost branch of the pear tree, in place of the mocking bird. I hope he decides to stay. Tuttle brings a jig-saw & … Continue reading

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May 14, 1933

Mon., 15   No devotions. Do the morning work. A beautiful box of chocolates from Helen. Letters from Helen and Ben, who has returned from a trip to Concord. He finds Ruth much improved. A call from Faith Devine, who … Continue reading

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May 12, 1933

Fri., 12   No devotions. Custard for dessert. Corned beef hash for dinner. Henrietta comes to dinner. Brings dandelions to clean. Magazines from Mrs. Paine. A Mother’s-day gift from Helen of 6 knives & forks of stainless steel. A letter … Continue reading

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May 11, 1929

Sat., 11  Morning devotions. Have a quiet day & do nothing but the regular work. Grace selling some flowers for Mother’s Day which is to-morrow. Receive a box of chocolates from Karl & Henrietta and another from Ben. Letter from … Continue reading

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May 12, 1924

Mon., 12  Cool & cloudy. Receive boxes of candy from Ruth & Anna, letter, card & package from Helen. Go with Karl & H to Burlington. Trade mostly at the 10 cent store, picking up the necessaries I am out … Continue reading

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