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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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January 25, 1932

Mon., 25  Morning devotions.  Spend the spare time sorting papers, clipping & reading up on things interesting to know. Make a pumpkin pie. Grace goes down town afternoon. Mabel Hier Miller comes for a for a (sic) funeral piece for … Continue reading

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December 18, 1929

Wed., 18  Morning devotions.  The Collins girl is not well enough to come to-day & Grace has it alone. A little sleet falls all day. Mrs. Geo. E. Stone is buried to-day & Mrs. Allen Vittum is brought from Middlebury … Continue reading

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September 19, 1929

Thurs., 19  Morning devotions.  Tuttle & I take Helen to Burlington. She comes at night on the bus. Growing quite cold. Grace Middlebrook dies in Mary Fletcher Hospital this morning at 4 o’clock. Letter from Harcourt Brace & Co. They … Continue reading

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