Notes from Dad's Diary 1989-1999
Saturday 1989 -[Peoria IL] We changed rooms at motel so we could have a tub. The three of us went out to supper at cafeteria. Serena had jello and bread.
Sunday 1990 - Had 91 at church today. Sermon on honesty. Went to Wilmington to see movie "Driving Miss Daisy" $2.75 before 6pm. Had soup at Carolyn's yogurt place for 89c. Mary Virginia came in to go to mission meeting tomorrow.
Thursday 1993 - [to NYC] Flew to NYC, staying at Penington Friends House @$90/night with breakfast and supper.
Friday 1994 - [to Newark] Met John and Julie at Granville Inn for a nice "banquet", about 60 from their church, Spring Hill Baptist. Had "people bingo" to get acquainted, e.g. who had ridden a bike across the U.S. Kate is really crawling and likes to tear the wallpaper at the corner of the living room and hallway. They have put down new wood flooring in their kitchen, dining room and 1/2 bath.
Saturday 1995 - After returning lampshades to Walmart, we went on up to Fairfield Mall near Wright State, new things going up all round there. Ate at Red Lobster. Came down I-675 to Pharmore and got some 1/2 price birthday cards. Nice book store near Pharmore. Got gas for 98.9c. Jean got book Border Music by Robert Waller.
Sunday 1996 - Flew home from Bermuda. Car turned 20,000.
Tuesday 1997 - [South Africa]
Wednesday 1998 - Delayed Lions Club tonight. Doris Caldwell spoke of the Women's Center. Still recall her husband Floyd telling of his experience at the Columbus airport in meeting exchange student. Two appointments today: Morton and Linkhart.
Thursday 1999 - [Florida] Joe had opening of art show (27 paintings) on Lucerne Ave. Lots of people but no buyers. Spoke with Lorraine Marco B.....[?] she is diabetic, travels with a non-handy [?] male friend. Visited Whitehall Museum in Palm Beach.