Diary Entry for 10/1/1975

Pick up 4-H cookies at office. 15 cartons . We went to city. Got two pant suits at Sears. On sale. Called Patty. Made eye appointment for Merrill. Will be spring.

Diary Entry for 10/2/1975

Sent Brenda card. Vi and I went to visit Ruth Schell. Got groceries. Cold. Theresa Installation. I went with Martha. Merrill got points and plugs for lawn mower at Floods.

Diary Entry for 10/3/1975

Merrill finished mowing lawns. 4-H here. Election of officers. All members here. 14 of them. Boxed and took home cookies for sale. Sent $34 to Dr. Pinkerton, Kingston, Canada. Wrote Mary. 14 Rebekah’s had memorial service at Mills for Carrie Fike, 91.

Diary Entry for 10/4/1975

Mary and girls put up 4-H display window at Donna’s shop. Garden projects. I cleaned and waxed around rugs, and kitchen floor. Aunt Maude called to say Ida Petrie, 46, died of heart attack. Merrill cut wood.

Diary Entry for 10/5/1975

Communion Sunday, 75 out. We went out to Mom’s. Had dinner there. Ken’s came up. Brought lard. She got 19 pounds. Bill and Vi here in evening. We stopped at Marg and Roy. Marg’s birthday. Marg gave me crabapples. We got pears and potatoes.