Diary Entry for 5/1/1983

50th anniversary dinner for Gladys and Ted Lamon at Partridgeberry Inn. Their anniversary was April 15. Very nice time and delicious sit down beef dinner, 22 present. We went to church. Best sermon yet, 58 out. Rained in evening. Women’s Communion breakfast at city....

Diary Entry for 5/2/1983

More rain. windy. Cleared in PM. Got very hot, 80°. Thunder storm in evening. Tornadoes bad in places. Boonville had bad one. Strong earthquake in California. Darcy and Joey here. Brought me wild flowers.

Diary Entry for 5/3/1983

Cloudy and rainy most of day. We cleaned breakfast room and bathroom. Washed curtains. Got letter from Uncle Berl. Dorothy Hogaboom was in Los Angeles when flood hit.

Diary Entry for 5/4/1983

Rainy and windy. colder. We went for groceries In PM. My arthritis bad today. Also the diarrhea is back. Kim Collins here for Cancer drive in evening.

Diary Entry for 5/5/1983

Mother and daughter banquet at Fire Hall, about 125 there. Very nice. Patty and Jill came for it. Darcy went with us. John Oberton died today, 69. Washed.