Diary Entry for 12/1/1987

Dr. Siegel, 9:30. (Randy) First time in his new offices. Beautiful. My blood pressure 150/102. We went to see Audrey. Patty there. We ordered 2 new chairs at Sears. Merrill worked at Horton’s in PM. Raining and cloudy. Jim hunting.

Diary Entry for 12/2/1987

Snowed during night. Merrill helped at Horton’s. Carl and Cheryl away for couple days. I washed Merrill’s work clothes. I have a cold. We got first Christmas card from Lori and Holly. Sent kids pictures. Cute kids.

Diary Entry for 12/3/1987

UMW covered dish supper at church. Snowing. I didn’t go. My lip swollen this morning. I’m taking 2 blood pressure pills. Merrill worked at Horton’s.

Diary Entry for 12/4/1987

Merrill worked at Horton’s. I baked cookies and rolls. No school in PM. Cha kids here also. I’m still coughing. We went for groceries in evening.

Diary Entry for 12/5/1987

UMW Bazaar. I gave sandwiches, cinnamon rolls, and chocolate chip cookies. Washed clothes. Merrill home today. He went to Fargo’s for Christmas tree. $12.00.