Diary Entry for 10/1/1976

Power off from 6:30 – 7:15. Norma Gee here in PM. Another great day. Merrill chopped and mowed hay. Lynn’s hay bind quit again. Got twice around. Boots and I went for groceries. I met Mrs. Shew for first. He [Mr. Shew] is going to clean our furnace.

Diary Entry for 10/2/1976

Sunday School paper drive. We helped. Had a Mayflower moving van and town truck both full. A great day. Lynn finished cutting hay across road. They took milk today, six days of it.

Diary Entry for 10/3/1976

We went to Sunday School and Church, 67 out. Jim’s here when we got home. Left about 4:45 as he had to work. Jolie and I helped do 4-H window at Donna’s. Another nice day. Merrill raked over hay.

Diary Entry for 10/4/1976

Another nice day. Wrote Marg. We went to Mills and Fays for eye drops. Stopped at Brenda’s on way. Washed clothes. Merrill went to Lodge meeting about Hall. Civic League there.

Diary Entry for 10/5/1976

A beautiful day, 75°. We baled 3 load, 250 bales of second cutting hay across road. I was in shorts and Merrill had his shirt off like in August. UMW at CEC. I was on committee with Marilyn. Cookies and ice cream and strawberries.