Diary Entry for 10/1/1977

Got card saying Pauline and Carl Cornish have baby girl named Tami Lynn. Got sympathy card from Debbie and Rick Golden. Baked cookies and pie. Raining all day. Merrill cleaned church and put in light bulbs. Bill and Brenda Draper moved to Bishop’s Farm.

Diary Entry for 10/2/1977

We went to church. Communion. Jim, Patty, and kids here for dinner. They have colds. Marie, Lorraine and I decorated 4-H window at Donna’s. She went with us.

Diary Entry for 10/3/1977

Rainy. A bear cub was around here this forenoon. Climbed light pole and 2 trees in front year. So cute. Black, 45-50 pounds. Washed clothes. Merrill took 4-H poster to Philadelphia.

Diary Entry for 10/4/1977

Sun is out today for first in days. Sure looks good. Sent Marg card and letter. Merrill cut wood in AM. He has flue. Slept all PM. Couldn’t eat anything.

Diary Entry for 10/5/1977

Nice day. Sun shining. Merrill cut wood. I went to Rebekah Installation at Carthage with Esther, Lois drove me home as it was raining hard for me to see.