Diary Entry for 9/1/1982

Clinic. Merrill’s blood count is 15, blood pressure is 124/78. Mine was 14 and blood pressure 148/72. Merrill worked at wood. Rained in evening and during night.

Diary Entry for 9/2/1982

Jim’s 39th birthday. He is at Portaferry Scout Camp with the Explorers. We went to city for church stuff at Whites, and eye drops. Got 50# potatoes. Wrote Steve. Sent Jim card and $5.00 check.

Diary Entry for 9/3/1982

Got foam picnic basket, 89 cents. Wrote Ken’s. Went for groceries. Windy, rainy and sunny by spells. Merrill cut wood. Airbrake laying off and cutting down to three day week because business is so bad.

Diary Entry for 9/4/1982

Rev. Salisbury’s first wedding today. Wendy Bowers and John Bartholomew. Patty called. Kenny and Brenda Rudes have separated. Wrote Vern’s. Washed clothes. Merrill cut wood. He ran cleaner. Jim and boys break camp today.

Diary Entry for 9/5/1982

Rev. Salisbury’s first baptism at Evans Mills. We went to church, 50 out. Jim, Pat and kids here for 3 PM dinner. They left early. Jim may work on telethon. Bob Puffer has learned he is adopted. Calvin and Dolly Congdon and granddaughter Holly here.