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August 27, 1933

  She transposed the pages for today and tomorrow, as she notes: Sun., 27   This page for Saturday.  Morning devotions. Make an apple pie & fill a lemon pie. Henrietta & Karl here to dinner. They wash & Simonize … Continue reading

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August 25, 1933

Fri., 25   Morning devotions. Make an apple pie. Wash cushion covers. Helen working on Grace’s porch pillows. I stitch them on the machine. Clouds & some rain, the dying end of the terrible storm that has taken 42 lives … Continue reading

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April 19, 1933

Wed., 19   Morning devotions. Clouds & rain! The river overflowing its banks. The flats are an unbroken lake. Grass green on the lawns. Buds swelling. News from all New England tell of floods and roads under water from one … Continue reading

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March 25, 1933

Sat., 25   Street light goes out. Morning devotions. Mansfield stands out in bold relief. A cool night, a sunny day. Dumas working & visiting. Bird & cage take a fall but he does not seem to be hurt. I … Continue reading

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March 23, 1933

Thurs., 23   Morning devotions spoiled by static. Do the morning work. Sort pictures and get dinner. Grace does the dishes after dinner. Henrietta comes for the afternoon. I sew all the afternoon on Grace’s wine-colored dress. She attend (sic) … Continue reading

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March 22, 1933

Wed., 22  Morning devotions. Dumas comes & I am glad of her as I am feeling miserable. Make a mince pie. We finish the puzzle “Marine scene” which has been quite difficult. I work at scrapbook. Sew a little. Grace … Continue reading

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March 10, 1933

Fri., 10  Morning devotions. A raw wind. Write Ella Tullar. Spend too much time on jig-saw. Vergennes broadcasts from Waterbury. Finish machine work on my slip. Letter from Walter Coates. Mrs. Ezra Ball dies. She has been feeble for a … Continue reading

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