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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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January 14, 1933

Sat., 14   Morning devotions.  Dumas comes to do the housework.  I make a mince pie, a lemon shell, applesauce & cottage cheese. Copy poem “Not there.”  Send it to the Rutland Herald & two to Ripples. Hope they will … Continue reading

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January 8, 1933

Sun., 8  Grace attends church. Karl has a bad cough, trail of the Grip. They do not attend church but come to dinner. We have a chicken dinner with biscuit and a fruit pudding, for which Henrietta brings the cream. … Continue reading

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