Diary Entry for 11/1/1971

Dr. Roberts, 3:30 PM. Millicent and I went to city. Everything OK but I must loose weight, 10 or 15 pounds. Merrill planned to help Richard lay wall but blocks didn’t come. Another nice day. I cooked onions and celery in evening. Also cored cabbage. Made fudge for...

Diary Entry for 11/2/1971

Election Supper. I’m chairman for 10th time. Good crowd. Cleared $265.80. We voted in morning, 85 and 86. Went up to church at noon. Real busy all day. Got home at 8:45. Stormy day off and on. Some of roof blew off Lodge Hall.

Diary Entry for 11/4/1971

First snow flurries. No killing frost yet. Kept cows in for first both day and night. We went to Jim and Pat’s. Their bedroom looks nice with new carpet, doors and closet. Left urine samples with Dr Robert’s. Got groceries at P&C. Jim’s gave us fireplace matches...

Diary Entry for 11/5/1971

Merrill took car to Gouverneur for ball joints, also plugs and points. Cost, $74.96. I scrubbed kitchen walls. Painted spots where paint was off. Real hard killing frost last night. First one. Wrote Vern’s. Called Harriet for hair appointment.