Diary Entry for 9/2/1973

Very hot. Jim’s 30th birthday. Merrill went to church but I was coughing too much to go. 2 men from Gideons spoke. Rev. B. is in Chicago. Andy came home this morning. He’s been gone since July 22, 6 weeks. We went over to Brenda and Bills in evening. They moved in...

Diary Entry for 9/4/1973

Very hot, 94°. Merrill mowed lawn back of house. I slept some lst night for first time in a week. Still coughing. Marguerite Beach called to say Les Hall, 78, died this morning of a heart attack. They were getting ready to take Nettie Smith out to eat.

Diary Entry for 9/5/1973

Hot, 94°. School starts today. We went to Les Hall’s wake in evening. Called Gray’s to order flowers for IOOF. Glenn Hubbard, 67, died tonight of heart attack.