Diary Entry for 7/1/1978

Risdale’s first full day of farming. Wrote Marg. Merrill mowed lawns here. A beautiful day. They picked up milk, 756 pounds. I washed clothes. We went to Philadelphia in evening for groceries. Got Agway check. Stock interest, $2.25.

Diary Entry for 7/2/1978

Church starts at 9:30 AM, 50 out. Another beautiful day. Jim, Pat and kids here for supper. Jolie not feeling good. Sore throat. Glenn mowed first hay across from house.

Diary Entry for 7/3/1978

Merrill got a $11.30 increase in Social Security check. Medicare went up 50 cents. Merrill took water buckets back to Agway and got better ones. Got invited to Nora LaMica’s wedding. Glenn mowed more hay. Hot in PM. I called Vern’s in evening.

Diary Entry for 7/4/1978

A beautiful day. 90°. Risdale’s drawed first hay. Mowed and raked some also. Risdale’s had picnic supper with us. Merrill and Boots went to Philadelphia.