Diary Entry for 10/1/1985

Merrill finished cutting rest of wood before he went to Horton’s to drive tractor all day. Chopper broke down in PM. Corrine Simonds called. June here in PM. She got 22 heifers in all. Talked with Cheryl and Lila. Aunt Maude coming home tomorrow.

Diary Entry for 10/2/1985

Aunt Maude home from hospital today. She called me in evening. She is glad to be home after 3 weeks and 3 days. Merrill worked at Horton’s all day. Cold wind. Got bill for anesthesia, $168.00

Diary Entry for 10/3/1985

Merrill didn’t have to go to Horton’s today. Their new minister, Rev. Bruce Beers moves in. Sent Bea Gehm card. Merrill mowed lawns. We went for groceries. June R here to use phone. I called on Lancaster’s. Took them cabbage. UMW at Doris Haggerty’s. I went with...

Diary Entry for 10/5/1985

Raining. We went to city. Church doors all together so couldn’t get them in station wagon. Got 4 gallon Preston. I got black bag and brown one. Washed clothes. Merrill is getting a cold. Slept all PM. Went to bed before 7 PM.