Monday, July 25 – 1988

Temp Range: 68° – 98°

Cool & pleasant early, but got warm before noon.  Changed bed & did laundry.  Bill came in from field around 10am, fixed him an early lunch.  He went to field from 11:45 to 4:30.  I watered, made up bed, washed eggs.  Wrote checks to feedlots.  Took eggs, squash to Doska.  Helena was there. Doska going to be great grandma again (Jody). Went by Kemps – weren’t home.  Justin came over twice looking for boys.  I called Don Martins before 8am to get on bindweed.  Fixed fried chicken, fried potatoes & cabbage, jello.  Bill went out 6:45 to 9:00, I mowed before 6 & from 7pm to 8:30.  Sarah said Ralph & Joe went to Denver.  They took boys to Jeannie’s yesterday.

Wednesday, July 27 – 1988

Temp Range: 60° – 90°

Beautiful early – grass freshly mowed with dew on it.  Flowers, especially roses, fresh.  Did chores.  Took Joyce zucchini, yellow squash & eggs.  Joyce getting air conditioner fixed.  Went up to Ralph’s – he called from Kinsley.  Joe was putting crank shaft in his car.  Boys still at apartment.  Took them & Ralph to Kiowa Kitchen.  they were slow.  Got Ralph back for 1:30 appointment on time.  Dropped Joe & boys at apartment.  Got groceries, home before 3pm. Put groceries away.  Went by Doska’s, Helen was there & Edna dropped by.  Her sister Alva services at Fellsburg. Then they are going to have services next week in California.  Ralph, Joe & boys came by.  Ate at Pub.  They were slow too.