Notes from Dad's Diary 1989-1999
Sunday 1989 -A.W. Hause had SS lesson, Rev. Johnson told the children the story of looking at a divided banana for signs of good luck vs the virtue of praying. Met the Goodings at the Golden Lamb, hardly anyone there, had brunch for $8.95 or petite dinner for $11.95+. Spent $27. From there we went to Methodist District meeting at Milford Trinity Church. SS 47, Church 62. 36 to 68 [degrees?]
Monday 1990 - [Phoenix] Roberta and Jean went to San Diego to visit Lois Bruce. $19 each way. They had lots of walking, restaurants closed. MV went to Mesa to see the Garretts.
Tuesday 1991 - Busy day at the office, Mother is swallowing better.
Wednesday 1992 - John S[unber?] spoke at Lions Club. Jeanette & Brett Laymon in over her dad's estate.
Friday 1993 - Went to Columbus, met Serena, John and Julie at Cooker's on E. Main St, near I-270 and had dinner. $58 for the six of us. Roberta brought about 70# of grapefruit with her. H.K. Williams passed away at 88. I recall him as my Scout Master.
Saturday 1994 - [Columbus] Had continental breakfast at motel [Knights Inn] went to Sam's, then to Target where I got a new razor. Lunch at Cooker's [no, not two days in a row as a year has gone by since the previous entry] . Got gas at 89.9 cents. Stopped at WCH library. Read WNJ article about Harry Hague at 79.
Sunday 1995 - [second entry dated 1/8/94] - Ate at Midland Senior Citizens lunch for $3.50. Talked to Walter Nichols, they are leaving for FL on 1/9.
Monday 1996 - Blizzard has passed. Randy Thompson cleaned out our driveway with a tractor
Wednesday 1997 - Lions Club, 15 present. 1/2 year dues are $15. Dick Geringer, ECS Supt had Sam [or Sara?] Saylor speak on Home Ec work and the vocational school. Sabina students are now in their new building.
Thursday 1998 - Janet [or Jarret?] Hahn and I went to Lynchburg to open Carlos lock box.
Friday 1999 - Had our dental appointments, no cavities for either of us. Delayed luncheon at Bar Meeting. Joe Dennis is Pres. More snow this week, we have had a 1/2 year supply. Mark Schelling to retire as bailiff after 27 years. 1995 picture of CC Bar Assoc has 45 people (9 gals), in 1986 were 32 people (4 gals), 1978 = 29 people (2 gals), 1967 = 19 people, 1938 = 19 people. Last court in old Court House was on 9/27/19 [or 1914?]. Called Ed Jones he is 82 and has lots of teeth problems.