Diary Entry for 9/1/1997

Labor Day. Cloudy in monrning. Sunny and very warm in PM. No mail. I washed Merrill’s clothes. Telethon went over last year. Over 50 million this year. Watertown $184,207.00 this year for telethon. I called transportation to tell them Merrill wouldn’t be going to day...

Diary Entry for 9/2/1997

Jim’s 54th birthday. Dr. Hinman. Merrill 10:15 AM. He gave Merrill Aricept for 4 more weeks. Merrill didn’t go to day care. I talked with Lyla. She and Kathy here on way to city. Jim and Sue here at 4 PM on bike. They had been to Massena Seaway. Gave Jim birthday card...

Diary Entry for 9/3/1997

Cold, only up to 59° School started today. Shawn Michael started kindergarten at Antwerp. Jolie called in tears. Vivian called. Good to have them home. Robbin’s (Toy) here to put new drain pipe on kitchen sink. Merrill cut brush. I sent letter to Dr. Maller about...

Diary Entry for 9/4/1997

Cold. Frost overnight sunny 57° high. Merrill went to day care. Fred Norford ex-cop bus driver. Don on bus out to here. Jolie called. She got a job at Renfrew Co in Industrial Park. She starts work Monday 7 AM to 3:30. Renfrew Tape Limited. I called Juanita in...

Diary Entry for 9/5/1997

Another cold night. Sunny 75° Toni. She will see Merrill at day care next time. We went for groceries in PM. Saw Marilyn Payne. She said Evelyn Hall broke her wrist. She fell in the barn. Mother Theresa 87, died today in Calcutta India. Queen Elizabeth spoke to the...