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February 17, 1937

Wed., 17   Morning devotions. Write Helen. Help put away clothes. ? poem. Cool north wind. Grace reads the papers & Bettie reads from ?’s latest. Mrs. ? comes to give a garden talk. Goes with Grace to the ? … Continue reading

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February 16, 1937

Tues., 16   Morning devotions. Finish a letter to Gertrude. A cool bright day. Dumas washes. Also Frances who comes in time to get dinner. Bettie reads (a lot of overlapping lines—I can make out the following, more or less) … Continue reading

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February 9, 1937

Tues., 9   Morning devotions. Dumas comes to wash. Clothes do not dry. Write Anna & Henrietta. Grace entertains a Com. from the Garden Club. Very pleasant. Dark damp day. (3 illegible lines)

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February 1, 1937

Tues., 2   Morning devotions. Dumas washes & irons. Candlemas & the ? goes back for 6 weeks of winter. Work in the balsam & work a poem by memory of a lovely day in Central Park. Grace stays late … Continue reading

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January 26, 1937

Tues., 26   Morning devotions. Dumas washing & irons. A good day. Letters from Helen. Mrs. Brown calls on Red Cross work for flood victims. Henrietta more comfortable. Work in the balsam. Write Gertrude.

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January 19, 1937

Tues., 19   Morning devotions. Dumas washes. Bettie reads to me afternoon. Write Caroline. A talk with Henrietta. Grace goes to the hair dresser. She reads the papers to me. Cool north wind.

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January 12, 1937

Tues., 12   Morning devotions. Dumas washes & does the housework. Grace does the cooking. I write Gertrude. Letter from Ben. Tuttle attends a Bank annual election of offcers. Home to dinner. Work the balsam. A good ? all is … Continue reading

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