On July 1, 1942, I celebrated my 3rd birthday. This is just past six months later. This is the first photo that I am aware of with Nancy and I in the same photo.
Photo taken at club, at Margaret Brannan’s.
Thursday, January 14:
Thawing went we got up. Did up work. Gave Billy a bath before dinner. Ate, I took a bath & we went to club at Margaret Brannan’s. Had a nice time. Stopped at LVene’s on way home. Home at 6:15. Ate, Cleaned up the house. Read and went to bed.
Bonus Photo: Dated January 1943:
A few days after this, the temperature is 15 below zero for a few days. This was Iowa, after all…
Additional late January notes:
Jack Bowman was preparing to join the Navy.
Mom notes getting 'new ration books' on a shopping trip in town.
Families are Forever! ;-)