Diary Entry for 9/2/1967

Jim’s 24th birthday. He worked part of day. Made Jim cake. Toby here all day. Tractor generator broke. Merrill and Toby washed cars. Jim home for night.

Diary Entry for 9/3/1967

Jim, Merrill, and I went to Wolcott for dinner. All there but Beulah. Took Jim’s birthday cake for dinner. Cool during night but warm in pm. Jim home tonight. He brought Helen M (?) from Stone Mill up in evening.

Diary Entry for 9/4/1967

Labor Day. Jim working 12-10. Worked at Mrs. B’s in evening. We had barbecue picnic out doors. Beautiful day. Toby here all day. Washed clothes. The gypsies funeral at city. 1000 gypsies attended. Finished oats. About 100 bags.

Diary Entry for 9/5/1967

WSCS at Marguerites. 18 present. Foggy in evening. Toby here in evening. Got letter from Dot. Merrill combined rest of Hales oats, 2 acres. Jim came home in pm to check luggage. Jim’s luggage finally got to Philadelphia.