Diary Entry for 6/2/1949

Vern planted maple tree in back yard. Pulled up the elm he planted last night. Merrill helped at church. Finished siding. Juanita, kids & I went to city & Uncle Earle’s. School band played at Dexter. Won 1st prize. Merrill & I went to Grange....

Diary Entry for 6/3/1949

Uncle Ray birthday party. Merrill & I went. Mother & Dad Tryon & Elmer came on bus. I made Claude a birthday cake. Elmer’s birthday (22 years)

Diary Entry for 6/4/1949

Men dug up drain (kitchen). Put on screens.Vern played at Black River with band. Kessel & Elmer went to show. Juanita helped Mrs. Kiechle in PM.