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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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March 29, 1932

Tues., 29  Morning devotions. A day of sunshine. The road men plow out to the Waltham line. Ada Maccabee, who married a Sorrell (can’t spell it) is dead. Also Lizzy Barry, who used to work for Donnelly. Dumas washes & … Continue reading

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February 26, 1932

Fri., 26  Morning devotions. Do the morning work & get dinner. Henrietta comes to dinner & supper. She & Grace walk up the hill & call on Herbert Burroughs. He died this morning at 3.30 o’clock. the three children are … Continue reading

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