Notes from Dad's Diary 1989-1999 [lightly edited]
Monday 1989 - Cathy McIntosh starts at GHU's. She is to be there at 6:30 to get up, then at 1 to go to bed, 3 to get up, 8:30 for bed time and 12 for toilet time.
Tuesday 1990 - Now Cathy wants to work 6 hours a day during the week. Went to Cincinnati today, to start Carroll estate. Parked behind the library. Ate lunch at Arnold's Bar & Grill. Gas 126.9¢, Honda turns 3300 miles.
Wednesday 1991 - Mother quite sleepy, did eat the grapes. Got six stumps chewed up, $75, less than ½ hour.
Saturday 1993 - [Roberta visiting] Roberta, Serena and John went over to see Grandma. We went to the Rocky Fork Restaurant for lunch, a family from Chillicothe is running it. Liver and onions were $4.95 while the buffet was $8.25. The Hortons drove there on their own. We went to Fort Hill, nice museum there. Roberta and I [or J] walked the Fort Trail, a good hour, believe the sign said 4 miles. Nellie Roush VERY contrary.
Monday 1995 - Vision 2000 meeting but minister did not show up. GG went to Dr. about her ear problem. Got Elderhostel acceptance for trip to eastern Europe next June.
Wednesday 1996 - Morgans hosting an exchange student from Switzerland [Petra] this school year. Went to Dr. H, to have cataract surgery. Got order of sale on Zurface.
Thursday 1997 - [Morgans visiting] Went to Wilmington and ate at Walkers.
Friday 1998 - Went to Hillsboro on legal business, then had 11:15 appointment at CMH for an echo cardiogram, there about ½ hour, very painless, they read these waves in your heart, can even hear the beep of the valves. Got gas for 92.9¢. Looking at Wells annual report, I'm ready to have an auction. The personnel are always pointing their finger at someone else. MO raised their dividend to 44¢ from 40¢. Market down 350 points.
Saturday 1999 - Jean still sort of pep-less, she did eat a half pizza for lunch. Breaking ground for new Senior Citizen Building in Wilmington.