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August 13, 1932

Sat., 13  Morning devotions. Make 2 berry pies. Mend a tablecloth. Letter from Gertrude. Lamp for Ben’s room from Sears, Roebuck. Virginia goes to Henrietta’s for the day. Mrs. Will Strong, Mrs. John Strong and Mary Strong come to call. … Continue reading

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August 11, 1932

Thurs., 11  Morning devotions so filled with static that I do not get them. Make a custard pie. Ben & children come in at dinner time. Virginia stays & the rest go home. Letter from Tute Chadwick. Charlie Ruscoe commences … Continue reading

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May 25, 1932

Wed., 25  Morning devotions.  A summer day. Grace goes with Mr. Otis to Burlington, working in the Holt garden. Meantime the friend of the aged Mrs. Driscoll come (sic) for her funeral pieces & George makes them. Tuttle takes me … Continue reading

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April 25, 1932

Mon., 25  Daylight saving time, and morning devotions come at 7-15. I cut a dress (part of one) from the green broadcloth I got from Sears & Roebuck Co. Am facing it with black, because it does not show dirt … Continue reading

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February 23, 1932

Tues., 23  2nd  Morning devotions.  Sunshine but zero weather. The bird stays around all day. Mansfield visible. Do the morning work & get dinner. It seems wonderful to me that I can work all the morning. Write Walter Coates & … Continue reading

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January 21, 1932 & a letter to Ben

Thurs., Jan. 21  Morning devotions.  The minister had an earnest voice & meant what he said. Do the morning work & get dinner. Letter from Hattie, in which she says Ashton will keep his share in the cottage until he … Continue reading

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January 19, 1932

Tues., 19  Morning devotions. This is a beautiful day with sunshine all day. But I have not seen the mocking bird. Dumas washes & does part of the ironing. I send an order to Sears & Roebuck. Patch on an old … Continue reading

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