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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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January 12, 1929

Sat., 12  Sunshine. Dumas comes this morning & I am glad to see her because she can clean up for Sunday. Tuttle makes some lovely mint jelly. Mrs. Patterson comes in the afternoon. Some of my letters are returning. Sew … Continue reading

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October 15, 1926

Fri., 15  Anna & Henrietta go shopping. I take care of Connie. Warner goes to school with Shirley. Karl goes with Met. Tuttle stays at the house. After dinner Anna, Henrietta & I go to a Movie. A woman stays … Continue reading

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