Diary Entry for 10/1/1996

A great day. Merrill mowed lawns. He went for groceries. I made appointment to see Dr. Powell tomorrow at 2:30. Minimum wage goes to $4.75 an hour. We saw Terry Hall at store. He’s living over post office. He and Pat getting divorced. Alice F called. She can’t come...

Diary Entry for 10/3/1996

Much colder. UMW here 1:30. Only 6 out. Good meeting. Decided to have a December meeting at church. Covered dish. Sent Bea Gehm birthday card and letter. I talked with Vi at Martha’s. Martha not feeling good. Rebekah installation of officers with Theresa Lodge in...

Diary Entry for 10/5/1996

Bea Gehm’s birthday. 82. I called Jim at work. He and Sue are on vacation all next week. Jolie got washer and dryer. Merrill took trash. Washed clothes. Margaret K called in evening.