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November 15, 1933

Wed., 15   Morning devotions. Make a cherry pie. Wash underwear. Letters from Mrs. Hafer telling of her husband’s death last February. She is now in Montana. Letter from Mrs. Witherell. Our Marker is finished and in Middlebury ready to … Continue reading

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November 2, 1933

Thurs., 2   Morning devotions. Grace gone for the day to Thompson’s Point on garden work. Finish crotchet tidy for easy chair. Fix a morning dress. Charlie Caine buried to-day. A large funeral. Go out-of-doors a short time. Hazy but … Continue reading

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November 1, 1933

Wed., 1   Morning devotions. Henrietta comes to dinner & walks home. Letter from Hattie and “The Tryout.” Grace gets home to dinner. Mr. Conant of New Haven (Alice Langdon’s father) is dead. Mend a little & turn & fold … Continue reading

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October 30, 1933

Mon., 30   Morning devotions. Do the morning work. Sort papers & get dinner. Grace goes to the hair dresser’s. Charlie Caisse passes out after a prolonged illness. Letter from Ben. Type a poem to M.F.D. in VerseCraft. Grace prepares … Continue reading

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September 9, 1933

Sat., 9   Morning devotions. Rain last night. Dumas comes for a sweeping day. Make a custard, mince & apple pies,  one of each. Grace still making funeral pieces, these for Sam Preston, who died of shock & was ill … Continue reading

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August 1, 1933

Tues., 1   No devotions. Static instead. Dumas washes. Ham & greens for dinner, also one of Florida Myers’ pies. The last one before this was made by Mary Blakely. Very hot. Grace makes a beautiful pillow of roses & … Continue reading

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July 22, 1933

Sat., 22   Morning devotions. Static terrible. I get but little of it. Do not bake. Get dinner for 7. Alvin & Shirley start for Pittsfield after dinner with stops on the way. Buy 4 baskets of raspberries of Sherman. … Continue reading

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