Diary Entry for 12/1/1997

Partly sunny. Cold wind. Dr. LaPoint blood work at 9:30 AM. Nothing to eat or drink for 12 hours before. Jim came out and got us and brought us home. He took us for groceries to Big M. We caught 4th mouse in trap. Merrill broke the trap setting it. Jennifer Drake and...

Diary Entry for 12/2/1997

A great sunny day. I sent Sue L birthday card and $10.00. Also put out food for urban missions. I washed white clothes. We got first Christmas card this year. It was from Howard and Evelyn from Florida. I talked with Jolie.

Diary Entry for 12/3/1997

Not a bad day 14° this morning. Up to 37 this PM. Mostly sunny. Merrill went to day care. I got down part of Christmas decorations and put up some of them. I called Vi. Martha in Watertown hospital with cold chills. Vi very worried about her. Jolie, Zack, and Sasha...

Diary Entry for 12/4/1997

Raining about all day. Very icy north of here. Schools closed. Dr. LaPoint at 11:30 AM. Dr. Morten Richmon 1:45 PM. Everything great at Dr. LaPoint’s. (Sue’s birthday) Blood pressure 140/70. She cut medication in half. Weight 147 pounds. I don’t go back for 6 months....

Diary Entry for 12/5/1997

Cloudy. A few snow flurries. I’m tired today. Merrill has slept some. I put up more Christmas decorations. Set up tree but couldn’t untangle lights. The Baptist church men brought us a most delicious dinner tonight. Tonight was their holiday dinner for senior citizens...