Diary Entry for 9/1/1989

Raining off and on. Merrill went over to parsonage to see what was wrong with pump. Sent Jim card, note, and money. We went for groceries in AM.

Diary Entry for 9/2/1989

Jim’s 46th birthday. He called in PM. They have been camping. Jim, Jill, Joel, and Sue went to Whiteface. Washed clothes. Merrill went to dump

Diary Entry for 9/4/1989

Labor Day. Merrill cut wood. Beautiful day. Washed Merrill’s work clothes. Washed mirrors and windows. Watch telethon most all day. Over 42 million collected. Over $531,000 locally.

Diary Entry for 9/5/1989

Administrative Council. We went. Made more plans for 150th anniversary celebration. Sent letter to lawyer Stuart Jackson canceling farm investigation.