Saturday, May 1, 1937

Pap strawed potatoe rows, a few this morn. This afternoon we went to Ritzels sale in Waterloo, bought bu. basket full of glasses etc. 25¢. Raining again this eve, sure some wet weather.

Saturday, July 23, 1932

Papa went to get crushing done. Today is Mrs. Cleveland’s birthday. We all went to Wm. Sharpe’s sale on the Ritzel farm east of Waterloo, but didn’t get nothing, good sale, it was supposed to start in the morning, we took our dinner along. It rain a little this evening. Mr. & Mrs. Rennecker, & Henry & family where here this eve. Henry went to milk meeting in the school hall.