Diary Entry for 4/1/1969

1% sales tax increase starts today. 6% now. Eisenhower final funeral in Kansas tomorrow. Sent Dave card and letter. Washed my hair. WSCS at Margaret Mattingly’s. 14 out.

Diary Entry for 4/2/1969

Dave’s 15th birthday. Made donuts. Pres. Eisenhower buried in Kansas. Wrote Vern’s I finished Pat’s two gold colored pillows for shower.

Diary Entry for 4/3/1969

Sent letter to Freddie in Viet Nam. Wrote Mom. Started cleaning Jim’s room out for Gary Ashley. I went to city for groceries. Jim was here for supper. Got Easter card from Jim and Pat. Jim brought his wash. I shortened summer coat. I called Mom. Her burn is...

Diary Entry for 4/4/1969

Good Friday. Merrill put bird house up. Merrill washed car. He got hair cut. Aunt Maude called about tractor. I washed clothes and curtains. Did ironing. Called Pat in evening about having her mother come for Easter. A grand day. 60°

Diary Entry for 4/5/1969

Rained all night but warm. Wrote Dot Medina. Patty, her Matron of Honor Elaine Phillips, and daughter came out. I met them at the church. We went to parsonage also. They had lunch here. Jim and Gary P came out on cycles in the rain. I washed dining room curtains in...