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March 27, 1937

Sat., 27   Morning devotions. Marion  ?  dies  funeral Easter flowers keep Grace & her helpers busy. Frances helps me out  Write Helen & Anna. Letters and cards for Easter. Poem Easter Day (illegible line)  seems to be good. No … Continue reading

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March 25, 1937

Thurs., 25  (Other writing)  Morning devotions. Henrietta and Karl came to dinner. Henrietta typed a poem for me. A card from  June Sargeant. Henrietta went to meet Warner’s train returning from New York. Charlie Beach died this morning. Very cold—stormy.

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March 9, 1937

Tues., 9  (Other writing)   Better today. Anna came. Grace goes to As You Like It Club. Miss Dumas sick. Sent Idylls of Champlain to Walter Coates. Grace writes to him for me. We receive word that Harvey Beach died … Continue reading

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March 1, 1937

Mon., 1   Morning devotions. Grace busy with flower pieces. Dr. Powers buried to-day. I work in the balsam. A bright sunny day. Grace reads papers. ?

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February 13, 1937

Sat., 13   Dr. Walton ?    I work in the balsam a.m. Letters from Helen, Gertrude & Martha(?) Taylor. Bettie reads to me. Eva  ? dies. Henrietta talks thru the phone but her voice sounds ill. Poor child!

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February 11, 1937

Thurs., 11   Morning devotions. A woman who has no ? Write Anna. Letter from Tuttle. (2 illegible lines) & cleans my dress. Chicken pie for dinner. Cool & cloudy out of doors. ??? Sydney Harris(?) dies.

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January 14, 1937

Thurs., 14   Morning devotions. Dumas doing the work & Grace the cooking. She goes to B (sic) in the Palmer truck. Karl & Henrietta go in the morning. Telegram from Anna. Alvin’s mother heart(?) bad & he has gone … Continue reading

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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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