Diary Entry for 07/02/1947

I have a cold. Merrill & I went to city after cooler motor. Got Vernon slack suit & Jim wash suit. Talked with Helen. Addie K called. Got letters from Mom. Dad’s are getting electricity at last.

Diary Entry for 07/03/1947

Bill & Dorothy have twin girls. Nancy Joan & Carol Ellen. Cold better. Did baking of pies, cookies, & cake. Went over to Aunt Maude’s in evening. Cheryl, Lila & Jim were there. Flying saucers first reported.

Diary Entry for 07/05/1947

Merrill put new slat on loader. Put in 2 loads of hay. Went to show in evening. Smoky, very good. Had terrible thunder storms in evening. Went over town after gas & groceries.