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Friday, November 8, 2013

75 Years Ago This Week - My first appearances in Mom's Diary!


75 Years Ago This Week
My first appearances in Mom's Diary!


Boy Baby Rattle


75 Years Ago This Week began March 1, 1938 - my mother and father were preparing to get married later in the month. I'm continuing this meme, from time to time, as issues warrant.


On Thursday, November 3, 1938, Mom wrote:

Made pancakes for breakfast. It was raining. I threw up in morning. Did dishes & separator & went in to town. Pete got his hair cut & we ate dinner with the folks. Came home early & did up the chores, ate supper & went to bed.

On Tuesday, November 15, 1938, Mom wrote:

Really sick in morning and at Noon. Pete here to dinner. Felt OK after dinner. Washed hair, made cookies. Scalloped spuds for supper. Pete here early. Pete shaved while I did the dishes. Read & listened to the radio awhile and then went to bed early.

My comments:
I was born on July 1, 1939, about eight months hence... what do you think?


Families are Forever! ;-)

4 comments:

  1. Does she know at this point she's pregnant??? or just think she is sick?

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  2. To the 15th, no mention of anything but what you see in bold, above. There are no side notes, or anything, to provide any other clues. She spend quite a bit of time with her Mom, and other women, in between. It surely would have been discussed. ;-) But, maybe not, too! ;-)

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