Tag Archives: Ruth’s illness

June 20, 1933

Tues., 20   Morning devotions quite unintelligible. A beautiful Day. Dumas washes & irons. After that works in the kitchen pantry, cleaning 3 shelves. Write Ruth. Letters from Ben & Miss Hinman. Ralph & Bernadine with their oldest daughter call. … Continue reading

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June 7, 1933

Wed., 7   Morning devotions spoiled by static. A lovely rain at night (which is hectic. mine.) (sic.)  It helps the gardens. Grace sends a box of peonies to Ruth. Tuttle goes after Dumas to do the work. Write to … Continue reading

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May 14, 1933

Mon., 15   No devotions. Do the morning work. A beautiful box of chocolates from Helen. Letters from Helen and Ben, who has returned from a trip to Concord. He finds Ruth much improved. A call from Faith Devine, who … Continue reading

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May 12, 1933

Fri., 12   No devotions. Custard for dessert. Corned beef hash for dinner. Henrietta comes to dinner. Brings dandelions to clean. Magazines from Mrs. Paine. A Mother’s-day gift from Helen of 6 knives & forks of stainless steel. A letter … Continue reading

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April 26, 1933

Wed., 26   Morning devotions. Send Stanton Muzzy a copy of “Poems on Trees,” vol. 11. A loan. Write Ruth.  Ben comes just as I am starting dinner. I thaw out the Bull-pouts and cook them. Have green peas. Miss … Continue reading

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April 25, 1933

Tues., 25   Morning devotions. Dumas comes to wash. The rain holds off until the clothes are nearly dry. I start the ironing & she does it all except 2 pieces. These days are full of anxiety. No one seems … Continue reading

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April 23, 1933

Sun., 23   Mansfield visible. A cool night. I get a chicken dinner. Karl & family, also Grace attend church then come to dinner. Letter from Helen. She has been to Concord and sends me a line from Ruth. It … Continue reading

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