Sunday, March 17, 1935

St. Patricks Day. Went to church, went out to Uncle Freds & had dinner & supper, played cards listened to the radio. Mr. Bill Braun of Red Bud came gave us all a ride in his new coach, we all got a chance on one to be given away in Apr. by the Co.; he is a sales agent for chev, working for Schrieber; at Red Bud; we rode out as far Blackjack road & back again, papa drove the car. Oak Grove & Doanhoe’s Brezzy Hill all are having St. Patricks dances tonite, we didn’t go; Lent.

Monday, March 23, 1931

Papa went out to the blackjack road this morn, they are surveying it, for a 40 ft. road.  This afternoon he went out in the woods.  Uncle Fred, Aunt Mary, came up this afternoon, & put there iron bed in there house, & worked in the garden.