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Eleanor Roosevelt – My Day: October 1-7

October 2, 1951 “NEW YORK, Monday…A verse in the Bible we very seldom hear was used as a text in the morning sermon. Evidently back in Bible days there were people who thought the “good old days” were better than … Continue reading

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Eleanor Roosevlet – My Day: September 22-30

September 22, 1942 “NEW YORK, Monday—…After writing my column yesterday, I began to think about how people, who have never been in public life, little know about the everyday things involved in living not as one chooses, but as one … Continue reading

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Eleanor Roosevelt – My Day: April 15-21

April 21, 1945 “WASHINGTON, Friday—There is always a certain emotional strain about the last time for anything. When you have lived twelve years in a house, even though you have always known that it belonged to the nation, you grow … Continue reading

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Eleanor Roosevelt – My Day: February 1-7

February 2, 1938 “WASHINGTON, Tuesday—We had movies for ten very well-behaved children yesterday afternoon. I decided the industry has learned how to appeal to the young, for even the one-and-half year old children sat perfectly quiet for three-quarters of an … Continue reading

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