Tag Archives: Shirley

July 20, 1933

Thurs., 20   Morning devotions. A little that does a lot of good. Anna & Henrietta go to Burlington. Alvin goes out to Karl’s and stays with the boys. Grace goes to a luncheon at evening to the Dog-Team-Tavern as … Continue reading

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February 4, 1933

Sat., 4    Geo (?) puts in a new street light. Morning devotions. Sunshine in the morning. Make an apple pie & a mince pie. Dumas comes at 8 o’clock. She works for Mrs. Fremont Fisher 2 hours in the … Continue reading

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July 13, 1932

Wed., 13    Morning devotions. Tapioca pudding for dinner. Earl Kelly’s suicide in the morning papers. Casey wires Ben’s room for another light. Write Maxwell Orr. Warner comes out & Grace fixes a little supper under an apple tree for … Continue reading

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July 11, 1932

Mon., 11  Morning devotions.  Get a bath, which doesn’t happen every morning. Two books come for Ruth from the Markhams, father & son. Pick and “look over” a few currants, get dinner, etc.  After dinner, Wilma & Shirley go out … Continue reading

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July 10, 1932

Sun., 10  A lovely cloudless morning. Grace & Shirley attend church. I get dinner. We have a nap, then a ride through Bristol Flats. Stop & see Lee Taylor’s baby, a sweet thing two months old. We have a short … Continue reading

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July 8, 1932

Fri., 8  Morning devotions. Sunshine & showers. Shirley is with us. Strawberry shortcake for dinner. They are rather good. Expect Anna but she does not come. Mildred Tabor comes in for a moment with her 3 children. She seems happy. … Continue reading

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July 26, 1929

Fri., 26  A good day. Morning devotions. Ruth & Grace go to Saratoga, Ben comes brings Anna & children. Shirley goes to the Cottage with him. Make a fruit pudding.

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