Diary Entry for 8/1/1968

Merrill mowed some hay and raked what he mowed yesterday. I went to city for groceries in AM. I stopped at dentist and made appointment for tomorrow at 3:00. Jim was here in evening. He worked as construction guard yesterday. I mowed all the lawns.

Diary Entry for 8/2/1968

Dentist appointment at 3 PM today. I had front tooth filling put back in. We drawed 4 loads of hay. Jim was here for supper. I cleaned house in evening. seems good to have a clean house again. Jim works night shift this month.

Diary Entry for 8/3/1968

Star (Toby’s colt) is one year old today. I took Sharon Lovarnet and Cathy out to fair for awards in AM. Jim and Jim Decker here in PM to help draw hay. Our nice Blackie kitten got killed by car in evening. Washed my hair. We got wedding invitation from Beverly...

Diary Entry for 8/4/1968

We didn’t go to church. Merrill mowed hay for tomorrow. Fed the cows some green hay. We went out to moms in PM. She isn’t too good. Hall kids came over with kittens to give me. Bad fire at city on Newell Street at noon today.

Diary Entry for 8/5/1968

Got card from Steve from Niagara Falls. Send Cindy birthday card. Very hot and humid all day. Drawed 3 load of hay. I went to Philadelphia bank for Jim and Mills for fly spray. Toby and Karen here in evening. They have to move as Hoover has sold building. Merrill...