Diary Entry for 8/1/1972

Dr. Scanlon, 10:15 AM. I didn’t get out until 12:45. Everything OK. Beulah Hall there. She has to have growth removed. Martha Meeks came after bed rail while we were gone. Jim, Pat and Jolie here for supper. We went over to Pat and Loraine’s in evening.

Diary Entry for 8/2/1972

Very rainy. Merrill went to Philadelphia in PM and evening to see Carl Killenbest and Jim Matteson about Hall, IOOF, coffee house. Merrill raked hay in morning but it got wet. Rained hard all night.

Diary Entry for 8/3/1972

We went out to Mom’s in PM. First time with wagon. First time Boots has been out there. Cloudy all day. Dawn, Boots and I went to Philadelphia for groceries in evening.

Diary Entry for 8/4/1972

Sent Cindy card, and $1. Cool in AM, 50°. Shower at Marilyn’s for Barb Graham. I didn’t go. We mowed lawns. Merrill mowed hay in evening. Too damp to bale.

Diary Entry for 8/5/1972

Gave Boots 2nd worm pill. Real cold last night. Cool all day. We baled one load of hay. Cut off a dozen shear bolts. Merrill went to Theresa for more. Washed my hair. Washed clothes. Cleaned house.