Diary Entry for 6/1/1974

Planted flower seeds. Wrote Uncle Berl. Fireman’s Field Days at Philadelphia. Merrill worked at Horton’s in PM. I sat in sun and got first tan this summer. There was a rainbow around the sun in a circle. Beautiful sight. Got card from Ruth in Mexico. 4-H...

Diary Entry for 6/2/1974

Cop Doug Slade, 34, hurt bad on bike. Picnic and baptismal at Taylor’s camp. We didn’t go. Went to church. Went for ride Antwerp way and stopped at Aunt Maude’s. Dave and Kathy have part of wall form ready for cement. We went over to Bill and Brenda’s in...

Diary Entry for 6/3/1974

Nice day, 70°. Merrill worked at Horton’s in PM. Boots has a sore hip. Aunt Maude called in evening. She talked with Mary Hall. Aunt Esther very low.

Diary Entry for 6/4/1974

UMW at CEC. I went to hospital for blood test and then to Bible Study. I looked in on Aunt Esther. She died about 11 AM. Mom called in evening. Merrill worked at Horton’s

Diary Entry for 6/5/1974

I called Arts and Brenda. Ordered flowers from NY Florist for Aunt Esther, $15. Jim, Pat and Jolie here for lunch. Merrill worked at Horton’s all day. Nice day. Hot 83°. Called Vern’s in evening. Jim brought me Amway water softener.