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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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May 30, 1933

Tues., 30   Morning devotions spoiled by static. Dumas washes. A damp day, but she irons. Finish the D.A.R. letters & one to Mrs. Johnson. Decoration Day & very quiet. Have a nice ride in the afternoon on the Lake … Continue reading

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April 10, 1933

Mon., 10   Morning devotions. Do the morning work & wash stockings. Mend. Let the bird out a short time but he does not love to leave the cage. Sunshine. Write postals to Larchmont, Saratoga, Helen & Anna. A letter … Continue reading

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March 10, 1933

Fri., 10  Morning devotions. A raw wind. Write Ella Tullar. Spend too much time on jig-saw. Vergennes broadcasts from Waterbury. Finish machine work on my slip. Letter from Walter Coates. Mrs. Ezra Ball dies. She has been feeble for a … Continue reading

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January 30, 1933

Mon., 30    Morning devotions.  Make a lemon pie & a very small mince pie. Marion Haight calls. Fill up my depression plant. Write Helen & Anna. A lovely day of sunshine & everywhere clean white snow. They are bringing home … Continue reading

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