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October 28, 1932

Fri., 28  Morning devotions in part. Henrietta takes Grace & me to Burlington. We travel thru the furniture stores & the hat shops. I finally get a hat. $1.98. We have a good dinner at the Sherwood Coffee Shoppe. I … Continue reading

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May 5, 1932

Thurs., 5  Morning devotions.  Mocking bird is patroling the premises & driving away other birds. Get dinner. A nice sunny day but north wind a little cool. Henrietta comes out to dinner, washes her car & takes me down town. … Continue reading

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October 4, 1929

Fri., 4  We start for Burlington at 8 o’clock with Helen. Call on Henrietta at Mary Fletcher. Find her comfortable. Leave Helen at Mrs. Bailey’s & Grace at the Hospital. Tuttle & I get home at 10-10. I put up … Continue reading

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July 5, 1929

Fri., 5   Hot in the sun in the afternoon. Morning devotions. Ruth & Gertrude go to Burlington. Stay all day. Pick, look over & wash a pan of currants. Get some dandelion greens. Strawberry shortcake for dinner. Wilma takes me … Continue reading

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June 10, 1929

Mon., 10  Morning devotions. Letter from Ruth. Send the Bulletin, sort papers, etc. Keep busy & feel fairly well. Henrietta makes a short call. Go down with Tuttle after dinner. Buy a dress pattern, pay Herrick for my shoes & … Continue reading

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May 24, 1929

Fri., 24  Rains in the morning. Get the devotions. Henrietta comes out about 11 A.M., stays to dinner & takes me to Burlington. Get parlor curtains at Reynolds & some dress goods at the Bee Hive. Go no further, walking … Continue reading

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May 17, 1929 & Ruth photos

Fri., 17  Morning devotions. Housework after dinner. A beautiful day. Go down with Tuttle after dinner. Get a shampoo & buy a few things. Order a pair of low shoes of Herrick. Sew a little on the dress Gertrude sent … Continue reading

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