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December 15, 1933

Fri., 15  Morning devotions. A cold night. Cloudy & snow falling. No letters for me. I finish the table pad. Work a little pasting booklets. Write a few cards in the evening. My cold continues but I think it will … Continue reading

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December 5, 1933

Tues., 5   Morning devotions. Cold, cloudy. Dumas washes. The clothes dry slowly. She irons most of them. i do a little of all kinds. NO letters but adds  (sic)

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November 21, 1933

Tues., 21   Morning devotions, plain. Dumas washes in the kitchen for the first time & our first 2 week’s wash. Henrietta comes at noon. She takes Grace & me to a luncheon at the Hoyts. We have a nice … Continue reading

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November 15, 1933

Wed., 15   Morning devotions. Make a cherry pie. Wash underwear. Letters from Mrs. Hafer telling of her husband’s death last February. She is now in Montana. Letter from Mrs. Witherell. Our Marker is finished and in Middlebury ready to … Continue reading

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November 8, 1933

Wed., 8   Morning devotions. We spend a lot of time getting the clothes dry. A heavy north wind. Make a custard pie. A check from George Warner for $10.00 toward our Marker. It just pays the bill & I … Continue reading

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November 7, 1933

Tues., 7   Morning devotions. Dumas washes. Getting dinner with Ruth’s help. Damp & stormy so the bulk of the clothes are left in pans. Mend & crotchet. Mrs. Witherell calls. Henrietta comes for a short visit. Ruth gets her … Continue reading

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November 1, 1933

Wed., 1   Morning devotions. Henrietta comes to dinner & walks home. Letter from Hattie and “The Tryout.” Grace gets home to dinner. Mr. Conant of New Haven (Alice Langdon’s father) is dead. Mend a little & turn & fold … Continue reading

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