I really should have put up posts about salvaging paving stones from the neighbors to make a walk, or the new dining room rug, or removing the rest of the vinyl floor from the kitchen, but I haven't.
Instead I present a post from Helen's diary. I have previously posted samples from her mother, Bess, who also kept daily journals:
70 Years ago Today
Here is December 5th 1933:
Started 4th Expo. Mrs. Koser over for tea + Mr. also for oyster stew. Resumed reading Arabian Nights: volume 4.6
Zebra fish arrived.
Prohibition formally repealed