Diary Entry for 12/1/1977

Got bill from A. Cozzi for putting our names on monument, $85. Very windy all day. Power off for 2 hours in evening. I didn’t get to UMW Christmas super and meeting. Sue Demo Elles, 27, died from childbirth. Baby lived.

Diary Entry for 12/2/1977

4-H Alison, Laura, and Gloria here. Food lesson II. Time for lunch. Cooked eggs for sandwiches. I went for groceries. Merrill got hair cut. Mary Hall stopped to say Sue Demo died yesterday.

Diary Entry for 12/3/1977

Snowed some during night. I made cinnamon rolls. Merrill cleaned church and fixed light switch. Cleaned and washed. Lorraine here collecting for flowers for Sue Ellis.

Diary Entry for 12/4/1977

We went to Sunday School and church, 14 and 71 out. Snowy some. Jim, Patty and kids here for supper. Jim said Ken is in hospital with infection in his hand. Went in Thursday or Friday.

Diary Entry for 12/5/1977

Sent Ken card, and sent 4-H certificate to Brancatella. Sent $86.00 to A. Cozzi for monument lettering. Merrill put up new “No Parking” signs at church. Got groceries. Took gifts to parsonage for Samaritan Keep Home. Snowy and cold.