Diary Entry for 7/1/1981

Vern, Steve, and Merrill and I went to Syracuse. Dr. Runge, Upstate, 10:30, 7th floor, room 7405. Complete physical exam, x-rays etc. Took 4 hours. Dr. Kim looked on. Stayed overnight at Vern’s.

Diary Entry for 7/2/1981

Got home about 2 PM. Dan and Steve came with us. Car radiator not working. Terry and Barb McKeever had baby boy, Patrick. Got 11.2% increase in social Security. Went for groceries in evening.

Diary Entry for 7/4/1981

A beautiful day. Jim’s, and TJ [new dog] here for first time. TJ and Boots got in fight. Audrey Puffer here for picnic. Bob Griffin here. Lots of kids around as usual.

Diary Entry for 7/5/1981

We went to church. Only 30 there. We got lunch at McDonalds and ate at City Park. Went to hospital to see Marg. She’s not very good. Ray, Beulah, and Bev there. Very hot. Radiator heating up on car.