Dad's Diary 1989-1999 [lightly edited]
Thursday 1989 - [Wendy visiting] Jean went to M.D. because of her poison ivy.
Saturday 1991 - Ev Johnson SS Class had rummage sale, we cleaned house, back porch and garage. Mother was wide awake today.
Monday 1992 - [Kentucky to home] Washed windows at the Crowsons, left about 2pm and Met John and Julie at the Cincinnati airport at 5:10, just back from London and then a commuter plane to Columbus. A stop at Sankers, they are still talking of going to Alaska. We each got a cone at Graters, $2.45.
Wednesday 1994 - [Family Reunion in Estes Park CO] Nice craft workshop, JBU made a tie-dyed night shirt and I made a belt, stamp out the designs and then put the color on, the blue did not take too well. Mares was telling us that she will be a Grandmother in November, though they [Robert and Jody] are not married yet – what a handicap.
Thursday 1995 - [Ginny visiting] Mary [MUH] coughing up stuff, going to see the Dr.
Saturday 1996 - [Louisville to Bardstown KY] Used the luggage cart again, that ice box is heavy. Had the complimentary breakfast, now at Best Western in Bardstown. Visited Old Talbott Tavern, got haircut, $9 and ice cream at local drug store. Went on back stage tour of Stephen Foster Story. Had peanut butter sandwiches in our room after a swim. 8:30 was the musical, $12 each. Did see The Farmington House also.
Sunday 1997 - 79 at Church. Mike comes across well. Had lunch at Frisch's, then to the movie "Out to Sea" all the con people trying to find someone rush. [Description says Herb and Charlie (Jack Lemmon and Walter Matthau) are hired by a cruise ship to dance with widowed women.] Afterwards talked to Judy and C.W. Hales, said he doesn't like retirement.
Tuesday 1999 - [Family Reunion in Glorieta NM]