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September 7, 1933

Thurs., 7   Morning devotions. Clouds and mists which the sun drives away. Helen & Henrietta go to Burlington. Grace makes flower pieces all day until the Binghams come for her for the Pettibone funeral. Sam Preston, our old neighbor … Continue reading

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September 6, 1933

Wed., 6   Morning devotions. Cold dark and cloudy all day. Mend a dress & sew carpet rags. Finish a letter to Hattie. Make a cornstarch pudding for dinner with whipped cream for dessert. With the setting in of night … Continue reading

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May 4, 1933

Thurs., 4   No morning devotions. Do the morning work. The dinner dandelion greens our first. Do the dinner work & iron my bed curtains until I get tired. Letter from Helen, which I answer. Mrs. Stephen Noonan & Casper … Continue reading

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February 18, 1933

Sat., 18   Morning devotions. A bit of a snowstorm in the morning. Dumas comes early. Does the housework & something on the cleaning. I get out the mending bag & have an easy day, as I do no cooking. … Continue reading

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February 17, 1933

Fri., 17  Morning devotions. Do the work and get dinner. Bull-pouts, which Henrietta cooks, which is a great help. They are good and nicely done. Parsnips & a strawberry shortcake which is good. Karl comes to dinner. He testifies to … 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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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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