Anna L., age 75, Illinois

Did get started early to wash but not enough room to hang half. Was at it most of the day. Mrs. B. came so rested while we drank coffee and ate cookies. Washed two spreads and my 3 rugs plus all the rest. Rugs and one spread not dry.

Anna L., age 75, Illinois

Up early as usual on Sun. A.M. After taking Carrie to S.S. Lo went over to try to get window opened but didn’t succeed. Think now the paint on the outside is interfering. She also cleaned unbeknown to C. [?] went to cabin and didn’t get home until after six. Lo did a lot of painting beside cleaning.

Anna L., age 75, Illinois

Mrs. B. planned on going home with Ruth’s men folks as they came over to bowl. Guess she waited until 11:00. Washed car in spite of rain as it was so dirty. Rain rinsed it thoroly didn’t try to dry. Salvation Army men came for papers etc. Glad to get rid of that.

Anna L., age 75, Illinois

Men came at 10 sharp to do windows. Took them less than one hour. Went to Carries 2 or 3 times. Lo picked her up at 12:30 to go to the church luncheon. I went over later. Mrs. Elfin went to Marges, Mrs. B. came in, also Mrs. McB. On way home had long chat with Katherine Renich.

Anna L., age 75, Illinois

Did some washing as it was such a good day. Jim had sawed up a lot of wood. G.B. had him pile it in garage. Cooked meat patties. Cooney wasn’t there to eat with the other 3 cats. Doesn’t seem possible we are down to 4 cats. Lo went to C.L. to take the train for city. Got back at 5:00. G.B. picked me up.

Anna L., age 75, Illinois

Jim picked up rubbish at noon. I forgot the mess outside. Cleaned window sills and windows men coming Wednesday. Really tired today. Lo shopped at noon. Mrs. B. came for coffee. I had been at Carrie’s she was doing grapes. I didn’t go over again had left over meat etc.

Anna L., age 75, Illinois

Up early as usual. Took Carrie to S.S. Pink and Marian up later. Went to see Carrie’s apt. Pink straightened fence in alley, then he and Marian did kitchen windows and put up Lo’s new thermometer. They didn’t stay to eat went to Elmhurst. Lo and I did storm windows then took Carrie home. Went and fed cats then Lo mowed back yard and we got things ready for dump.

Anna L., age 75, Illinois

Went over to Carries with papers etc. Baked and got ready for eve. Lo cooking steaks. Went to Mrs. B.’s in morning. About noon she went with Russel for weekend. Just as Lo was about to cook steaks Pink and Marian came. We sat up until after midnite.