Dad's Diary 1988-1999 [lightly edited]
Thursday 1988 - Joe Eaton passed away at age of 50. [Husband of Jean, father of Judy and Eddy, was he Virginia Hildebrant's brother?]
Tuesday 1989 - [to Portland ME] Carolyn Rhonemous [now Storer] took us to Cincy airport and will meet Hortons. Flew to Portland and had Thrifty Car Rental. Stayed at Swiss Chalet for $39.70.
Wednesday 1990 - [Japan and China through 9/30]
Thursday 1991 - [Cincinnati airport to home] Hortons picked us up.
Saturday 1992 - Harold Hottle spoke at Methodist Men's Breakfast on church history. We were with GHU at noon, then drove to Manchester, just west for a nice lunch at Moyers on the veranda. Lunch $4.95 and up with dinner about twice [that]. Very nice. Walked around Ripley, up to Rankin House and up Free Soil Road to Georgetown, to Hillsboro and saw the play "Our Town" at Southern State.
Sunday 1993 - Went to Butlerville UMC as E. and A. Bailey were celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary. They are leaving tomorrow for a week at a place just east of Beaufort, SC. We were too late to eat (2pm) at King's Island Inn so ate at Bill Knapps. Then to Cape Cod [?] dedication. Talked to Mary Kay McMillin there. The Wilmington library having their 90th anniversary, talking of adding an addition.
Monday 1994 - [KY to home, Roberta visiting, Serena and John Uible family also there] Another big breakfast at Annie's. We left about 9:30, brief stop at Renfro Valley, their performances are $9. Stopped at a fruit stand on Rt. 18, just east of I-75. Had lunch at Rafferty's on the west side of I-75 at Turfway Road [Florence]. Mary liked it for she got a Kiddie Plate of toasted cheese sandwich and mini milkshake. Jean had twig meeting tonight, used the fresh fruit.
Tuesday 1995 - [China trip with Roberta, etc. through 9/27/95]
Thursday 1996 - Jean had all day UMW meeting in Hamilton.
Friday 1997 - Glenn Daye is 70.
Saturday 1998 - Breakfast at church, about 20 present. Jean went with Ann Bailey to meeting in West Chester. I worked on computer, getting mail merge to work. John called this pm, they are going to Nashville next Wednesday to talk with an adoption agency. Kate seems to enjoy her piano lessons.
Sunday 1999 - [Holden Village WA]