Tag Archives: radio

August 24, 1932

Wed., 24  Morning devotions. Ben comes at 8 o-clock to go to Concord. Helen goes with him & Grace puts up lunch. I make 2 blackberry pies, rather good. Ben & Helen get back to-night. Ruth seems not so well … Continue reading

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January 16, 1932

Sat., 16  Morning devotions. Rev. Gordon H. Baker, Washington Heights Baptist church, on the Radio. Dumas clearing out for Sunday. I do a little mending, sorting of papers, etc. Do not see the bird to-day. Too much outdoor work. Martha … Continue reading

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January 14, 1932

Thurs., Jan. 14  Morning devotions.  A gorgeous day, mild as October.  Do the morning work and get dinner.  Write Ruth.  Mend stockings.  Grace goes down town, brings me “Salt of Vt.” by Walter Hard, from the library.  Tuttle gives me … Continue reading

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April 1, 1929

Mon., 1  Rain. Morning devotions. Begin in the Pantry. The rain is a deluge. Letter from Helen. Wilma works for Grace this week until 12 noon. Tuttle brings home an acousticon, which I begin using evenings when the Radio is … Continue reading

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March 25, 1929

Mon., 25  Too much static to get morning devotions. A dark rainy day. Thunder showers & hail. I pack a crate of eggs for Anna, sort papers. Do up the morning work, get dinner & start another lunch cloth. Letter … Continue reading

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March 13, 1929 & “Simple Things”

Wed., 13 Get dinner, mend a little, clear out a drawer in my dresser. Alvin comes in with Tuttle at 5 o’clock & we have supper in the dining room. Herbert Burroughs wagon wheel falls to pieces & he walks … Continue reading

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March 8, 1929

Fri., 8  A lovely sunny day. Rather cool, but warm on the porch in the afternoon. Henrietta comes to dinner. I make an apple pie in the morning. We get the morning devotions and stay by the Radio to hear … Continue reading

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