Dad's Diary 1989-1999 [lightly edited]
Sunday 1989 - John came down about 5pm, we went on bike ride through Careytown (he fell off in crossing NV RR tracks). MV also here, on way back to Asbury from singing at a wedding in Canada. Took flowers to cemetery. GG brought us cantaloupe and melon.
Monday 1990 - [Memorial Day] Our peonies at cemetery are in bloom. John is taking us to Columbus for plane trip to Turkey.
Tuesday 1991 - Heartland raising semi-private room rate from $77 to $85 per day. Cleaned out part of fence row at GHU's, oh the poison ivy.
Friday 1993 - [Roberta visiting] Roberta said Grandma was great today. We were on the Alumni Committee so worked over there.
Saturday 1994 - We went to Wilmington and Jean got a pair of size 9 and pair of size 6 shoes at Walmart to fit her swollen foot and her regular left foot. [Cracked ankle on 4/16/94.] NVHS Alumni Banquet, 3 hour program. Paul Rulon was wordy again. John, Julie, and Kate came. Kate is quite a walker.
Sunday 1995 - More rain, Mary beat me to choir practice, went to Walmart. Sign up for the new Duke gas station at east end of Wilmington. Mary Bard has been at Extended Cared since 4/3/95. Had our first head lettuce out of the garden.
Tuesday 1996 - Down to 54° this AM. Jean had poor luck running Print Shop on computer for a graduation card.
Wednesday 1997 - Town meeting re: Keith Collins.