Diary Entry for 5/1/1979

Rainy. Merrill home all day. My eyes some better today. [added later: Florence called Vern’s May 18th. Ralph Hogaboom had stroke, leg paralyzed.]

Diary Entry for 5/3/1979

UMW, 15 here. Esther and Marilyn made cheesecake. Merrill worked at Halls. Mary Hall in hospital with her back. Rained all day. Gave myself B-12 shot. Charlie Watts went back to hospital.

Diary Entry for 5/4/1979

Donna cut my hair, $3. Merrill mowed lawns for first time this year. Sent Mary Hall card in Mercy Hospital. Sent letter to Nashville about Mike White. Merrill helped Howard in evening.