Diary Entry for 8/1/1970

Rained in AM. Cleared in PM. I took some 4-H girls to fair for exhibits and checks. Debby H got $7. Highest except for Jamie Schell’s house show award. Merrill finished mowing lawns. Drawed load of hay.

Diary Entry for 8/2/1970

Cooler today. Seems good. Sunday, but we worked all day. Drawed 3 load of hay that was cut July 29. Finally got dried out but it isn’t much good. Terry mowed away hay for us.

Diary Entry for 8/3/1970

Raining again. We went to city to Mom’s. Took TV to Thompson’s. Got thing for porch door. Merrill got parts for combine at Frys, $43. Uncle Lloyd was at Mom’s, also Florence. Donnie is so cute.

Diary Entry for 8/4/1970

Wrote Bests about slides I haven’t received. They were sent June 25th. Wrote Uncle Berl. Merrill mowed more hay. Jim and Pat here in PM and for supper. Jim and Merrill put on new muffler on Jim’s Chevrolet car. Debby G here to ask about using pattern. Debby &...

Diary Entry for 8/5/1970

Halls left on vacation for a few days. Wrote Mother T and sent Cindy card, money and letter for birthday. Merrill raked hay. We drawed two loads. First from back of ledge. Nice day. Cool in evening.