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July 3, 1933

Mon., 3   Morning devotions. Have an early caller—a Librarian from Hartford, Conn. Mr. Temple by name. He is getting autographs from Vermont writers in the Coates-Tupper anthology. Had a pleasant visit with him. Lorain Graves (sic) & Clara Goodere … Continue reading

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May 14, 1933

Mon., 15   No devotions. Do the morning work. A beautiful box of chocolates from Helen. Letters from Helen and Ben, who has returned from a trip to Concord. He finds Ruth much improved. A call from Faith Devine, who … Continue reading

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May 12, 1933

Fri., 12   No devotions. Custard for dessert. Corned beef hash for dinner. Henrietta comes to dinner. Brings dandelions to clean. Magazines from Mrs. Paine. A Mother’s-day gift from Helen of 6 knives & forks of stainless steel. A letter … Continue reading

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May 4, 1933

Thurs., 4   No morning devotions. Do the morning work. The dinner dandelion greens our first. Do the dinner work & iron my bed curtains until I get tired. Letter from Helen, which I answer. Mrs. Stephen Noonan & Casper … Continue reading

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May 3, 1933

Wed., 3   Start advocating for a marker. Morning devotions. Clean & dig dandelions. It is warm enough so I sit on the porch to look over dandelions. Do the morning work. Mr. Day promises to bring some cream & … Continue reading

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June 3, 1932

Fri., 3  Morning devotions. Rain last night. Henrietta comes to dinner. Bake bread & strawberry shortcake. Send a song poem to Phyllis Fergus. Dig some dandelions & look them over. During the process Mr. Hager calls.

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May 25, 1932

Wed., 25  Morning devotions.  A summer day. Grace goes with Mr. Otis to Burlington, working in the Holt garden. Meantime the friend of the aged Mrs. Driscoll come (sic) for her funeral pieces & George makes them. Tuttle takes me … Continue reading

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