All text is transcribed exactly as she had written it. Spelling errors, short-forms, and sentence structure as all as she originally written. Editor.
July 21, 1928
It was my birthday, so in the afternoon, I had a party & at night I was sick at my stomach.
22nd; Lay on the couch out in the veranda all day Sunday because I wasn’t feeling well, and read.
23rd; In the morning I slept in and in the afternoon, we, Betty, Claire, and I went to the slaughter H. and the smell was beyond description so we came home.
24th; I pick black currents in the morn & went over to Aunt Jean’s in the afternoon because Claire had gone swimming & Bett was car riding.
25th; In the aft we went to cases grove for a picnic went in swimming, took some pictures had our lunch got a drive home by Doctor Mun. (unsure of handwriting. Could be Dr. Moon; Ed.) At night we went to the show.
Note; Case’s was a farm east of Seaforth. It was a popular picnic spot for people from town. It was later turned into a golf course but went bankrupt during World War Two.
26th; Took the film to get developed and only two out 6 turned out. In the afternoon I went to sleep til 4 then we played in the leaves.
27th; The afternoon Alas (I believe she meant ‘Alice’; Ed.) and I played store and then walked down to Cases where Joan and Claire were swimming. Went to the show with Bett at night.
28th; Lofed around in the morn and in the aft played beauty shop and concert on the lumbers with mashed raspberries for ruge.
29th; In the morning I was to church & Sunday School. Read all afternoon and went to the band concert with (
dear old) Mary Flett.
30th; Slept in in the morning and in the afternoon played with Mary and at night played on the lumbers with that horrid pest of a brother with us.
31st; In the aft I went to a picnic with our Sunday school class and Jenett’s to illegible word exspecially the swim and the eating time.