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March 30, 1937

Tues., 30   (Other writing)  Morning devotions. Wrote to Mrs. Taylor. Mrs. Witherell and her daughter-in-law and her grandchild Nancy, called in the afternoon. Bright sunny day. Mr. Pease, Mrs. Witherell and Grace decided on a design for a bookplate … Continue reading

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March 23, 1937

Tues., 23   (Other writing)   Morning devotions. Dumas does the washing—a lovely spring day. The doctor called & I keep still all day. Grace goes to Burlington in the new truck. She has a letter from Mrs. Witherell—also letters … Continue reading

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March 4, 1937

Thurs., 4   (This is in someone else’s writing)  Morning devotions by an English bishop from London. Henrietta came and stayed all day. Grace had a committee meeting in the front room. Karl made a short call. Have a head cold–went … Continue reading

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February 20, 1937

Sat., 20   Dr. Walton talks. Write Walter Coates. Send for 2 books. Henrietta comes about 10 A.M., stays all day. I’m still weak & ill. Helen comes P.M. Have another hash dinner.

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December 16, 1933

Sat., 16   Morning devotions not very intelligible because the speaker talks too fast. Dumas doing the work, the little that  Ruth leaves. She, Ruth, cleans the chicken, gets most of the dinner. I have all the cold I can … Continue reading

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December 14, 1033

Thurs., 14  Morning devotions. I am “under the weather” with a cold but glad that I did not stay in bed. Crotchet halfway around the table pad. Ruth insists on doing nearly everything. Grace also has a cold. She goes … Continue reading

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November 10, 1933

Fri., 10  Another snow storm. Morning devotions consisting of a prayer. Hitler, talking from Germany, takes 10 off the 15 minutes for devotions. Wash stockings. Mend a little. Crotchet a little. Make out an order to Sears & Roebuck. Not … Continue reading

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