Tag Archives: Mrs. Paine

February 1, 1937

Mon., 1   Morning devotions. I write Mrs. Paine & Anna. Grace reads to me. I work on a poem but it is a ?  Work in the balsam agter dinner. Sunny, some ?  A cool north breeze. Grace goes … Continue reading

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November 21, 1933

Tues., 21   Morning devotions, plain. Dumas washes in the kitchen for the first time & our first 2 week’s wash. Henrietta comes at noon. She takes Grace & me to a luncheon at the Hoyts. We have a nice … Continue reading

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August 21, 1933

Mon., 21   Sort letters and papers. Roll of magazines from Mrs. Paine. An agent calls to sell us some kind of knowledge that we can neither appreciate or understand. Helen fixes my hat so it works quite well.  Write … 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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January 16, 1933

Mon., 16   Morning devotions. A perfectly gorgeous day. Type “A Picture,” work at a number of things. Letter from Harriet Chapman. Death of William Shangraw (Uncle Bill) who has been a great sufferer for a long time. Grace makes funeral … Continue reading

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January 11, 1933

Wed., 11   Morning devotions injured by static. Henrietta comes for dinner & a little visit. Grace goes to the Mission meeting at Mrs. Wendell’s. We have the remains of Sunday dinner. Letter from Fay Warner & a box of … Continue reading

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January 7, 1933

Sat., 7  Morning devotions. Make a tapioca pudding for dinner & a steamed fruit to-morrow’s dinner (sic).  Dumas doing the housework, also finishes the ironing. Letters from Gertrude, Jeanette & Mrs. Paine. Calvin Coolidge is brought home to Plymouth for … Continue reading

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