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August 1, 1932

Mon., 1  Morning devotions. Write a Campaign song. Make 2 blueberry pies, get dinner, etc. Cooking Henrietta’s chicken. Wilma takes Grace to Horsford’s for lillies (sic) & I go for the ride. She is making sprays for poor man’s funeral. … Continue reading

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August 2, 1932 and Henrietta’s painting

Tues., 2  Morning devotions. Dumas washes & irons. Finish gleaning the red currants. Put 2 baskets of raspberries with them. Make 17 glasses of jelly. Send Campaign Song to Rockwood, Hindley, Bennington, St. Albans & Detroit Free Press. Perhaps I’ll … Continue reading

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July 28, 1932

Thurs., 28  Morning devotions. Hot in the sun. The Pilger funeral held this afternoon. We get ideas from outward appearances. I always imagined that Mrs. Pilger stayed home in the house. I never saw any sign of her. Can 24 … Continue reading

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July 22, 1932

Fri., 22  Morning devotions.  Clouds, mist & showers. Strawberry shortcake for dinner, after we ride out to N.H. street to get some more, but the lady was not at home. Copy M.S. sort letters etc. After supper we go out … Continue reading

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July 11, 1932

Mon., 11  Morning devotions.  Get a bath, which doesn’t happen every morning. Two books come for Ruth from the Markhams, father & son. Pick and “look over” a few currants, get dinner, etc.  After dinner, Wilma & Shirley go out … Continue reading

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July 8, 1932

Fri., 8  Morning devotions. Sunshine & showers. Shirley is with us. Strawberry shortcake for dinner. They are rather good. Expect Anna but she does not come. Mildred Tabor comes in for a moment with her 3 children. She seems happy. … Continue reading

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July 7, 1932

Thurs., 7  Morning devotions. Dumas washes & irons. The day is fine until toward night when we get a deluge of a thunderstorm. Strawberry shortcake for dinner. Warner & Connie walk out & Grace gets them a picnic supper. Anna … Continue reading

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