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20.4.39.

Fine & very warm all day. Bluebells everywhere. White starlike single flowers with many petals (Star of Bethlehem?) now in bloom. In the garden, forget-me-nots, tulips & one or two anemones in bloom. The thrush near the bullace tree has … Continue reading

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17.4.39.

Rather chilly, some wind, occasional showers. Buds of the walnut beginning to open. Lettuce seeds sown on 12.4.39 are germinating. A few tulips almost open. Ten eggs. (57 this week.) NOTE: We are delighted to have been nominated for a Webby … Continue reading

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12.4.39.

Wallington: Yesterday[1]  exceedingly warm & fine, said to have been the warmest day for that date for 70 years. Today even more so. We now have 26 hens, the youngest about 11 months. Yesterday 7 eggs (the hens have only … Continue reading

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