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October 10, 1933

Tues., 10   Morning devotions. Ruth goes out to Karl’s for the day. Make an apple pie. Dumas washes & irons. Rain in the morning but clears. Cool. Grace goes downtown & home with Tuttle. He takes her to the … Continue reading

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October 3, 1933

Tues., 3   Morning devotions. Dumas washes. I make an old-fashioned apple pie. Ruth pares the apples. Mrs. Ketcham comes to try on Ruth’s dress & takes home my winter coat to mend. After dinner, Grace & I go down … Continue reading

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September 19, 1933

Tues., 19   Morning devotions abbreviated because of so much doing. Dumas washes, irons and does the upstairs & after dinner work. Henrietta takes me to Wildwood & to the Penwomen’s luncheon & business meeting after. Ruth busy around the … Continue reading

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September 12, 1933

Tues., 12   Our first frost last night. Morning devotions. Dumas washes & does most of the ironing. She does the after dinner work. Grace goes for a corn roast, “Forest & Field Club,” with Mrs. Jones. A cool night. … Continue reading

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September 5, 1933

Tues., 5   Morning devotions. Dumas washes & irons. Clouds roll away. Cool in the shade. Helen gets dinner. I tear up an old dress into carpet rags. Mrs. Arno (not sure of this name) brings Mrs. Bailey, Miss Kelton … Continue reading

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August 29, 1933

Tues., 29   Morning devotions. Dumas washes & irons, mops, etc. Dr. Collins calls & buys a book. Stanton Muzzy sends more circulars. A very beautiful day. Cool in the shade. Sew up the old chair covers for carpet rags.

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August 28, 1933

Mon., 28   Morning devotions. Cool and cloudy. Sort papers. Do a little washing, a little repairing. Helen goes to Burlington for a treatment for her ears. She goes & comes on the train. Write Walter Bristol & Elbridge Warner. … Continue reading

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