Tag Archives: Rutland Herald

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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June 28, 1932

Tues., 28 Morning devotions.  Grace goes to Burlington. Dumas washes & together we do the ironing. She does some cleaning. A very lovely day, quite warm. Type & seal for mailing poems to Rutland Herald, Vermonter, Driftwind. Faith Devine & … Continue reading

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March 8, 1932

Tues., 8   Morning devotions. Make an apple pie, get dinner, etc. Dumas doing dishes, beds, etc. & cleans in the kitchen. “Wonderland Night” in the Rutland Herald. There is little to record these days & it may be better so. … Continue reading

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February 1, 1932

Mon., Feb. 1  Morning devotions.  A cold night. The bird stays on the porch rail a lot to-day. Grace attends the Forest & Field Club. I make the 3d apron. My poem “Any President” in Rutland Herald. Read “The Hermit … Continue reading

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November 14, 1929

Thurs., 14  Morning devotions.  Make a large apple pie for the dinner at Frank Warner’s which Grace attends. Mrs. Brown invites me to her party, where I meet some old friends & some new and have a very enjoyable afternoon. … Continue reading

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October 11, 1929 and “Nightfall”

Fri., 11  Morning devotions.  A beautiful day. Can 6 jars of chopped pears. Type a little. Write a birthday letter to Ashton. Have a ride over the beautiful winding drive along New Haven River to the Mills & across Bristol … Continue reading

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June 27, 1929

Thurs., 27  Morning devotions. Dumas cleans kitchen closet, porch & shed. I work in the closet things, get dinner, etc.  Anna & family come in the afternoon & stay to supper. Also two young women Grace knew in Battle Creek, … Continue reading

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