Tag Archives: Mrs. Porter

December 4, 1933

Mon., 4   Morning devotions. Snowing. After a time, the sun comes out. The snow melts & is gone. I have the privilege of washing the dinner dishes which seems good. I enjoy it. Ruth goes down town after dinner. … Continue reading

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May 15, 1933

Tues., 16   No devotions. Dumas does the work & washes windows. Ham & greens for dinner. Feeling ill & blue. Get geraniums for Mother’s grave. Henrietta & I go to Lakeview, postponed from May 9, her birthday. Mrs. Porter … Continue reading

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December 20, 1932

Tues., 20    Morning devotions.  Dumas washes, mops kitchen. Henrietta calls with Mrs. Porter & a Ryder girl. She brings Gertrude’s Christmas box. Pack a box for Anna. Dumas washes. Jennie White dies of shock this morning. She is at … Continue reading

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