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November 14, 1929

Thurs., 14  Morning devotions.  Make a large apple pie for the dinner at Frank Warner’s which Grace attends. Mrs. Brown invites me to her party, where I meet some old friends & some new and have a very enjoyable afternoon. … Continue reading

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May 25, 1887–ASHTON

Wed., May 25   went to the (sociable) at the Church.  Paid out .10 c He is definitely playing with parentheses!  

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November 20, 1907

Wed., 20  Make pumpkin pies.  Make chicken pie.  Tuttle steams up his car & takes me to the church about 4-30.  Do not have supper, but the family get theirs at the church, where we have chicken pie & many … Continue reading

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July 20, 1906

Fri., 20  Grace, Gertrude, Anna, Benjamin & I attend the lawn social at Mr Hafer’s, at which we have Ice cream & cake and the damp weather drives us into the house & onto the verandah.  

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June 17, 1903

Wed., 17  Attend the Peterson wedding at 10-30 Lucia to Henry (Malkes?. . . can’t read)  A very pretty, stylish affair.  The young people get well showered with rice & leave for  New York.  Stay at Helen’s until near night, … Continue reading

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June 11, 1907

  Tues., 11  Iron.  Fix Anna’s white dress & skirt & wash it.  Ruth goes after Gertrude.  She & Henrietta attend the alumni banquet at the Stevens House.  Benjamin goes with his class to Westport.  

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June 10, 1903

Wed., 10  Mother carries Grace to the station, but both come back.  Train 2 1/2 hours late.  Gertrude carries her in the afternoon.  Rains a little.  Gertrude goes to a party & wears her new pink dress, Mother finished today.  … Continue reading

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