HH's Diary 1989-1999 [lightly edited]
Tuesday 1989 - Got new adding machine and typewriter at Watsons. A lot of static about John Tower's's nomination for Secretary of Defense. [He was not confirmed.]
Wednesday 1990 - Mary Virginia's and Don's [engagement] picture in the WNJ.
Thursday 1991 - [Texas] Left for Laredo, town full of visitors, stayed at Motel 6. Walked across the border, same old stuff. Ate at Luby's, where the LuAnn plate is $3.89, a great value.
Friday 1992 - [Israel]
Sunday 1993 - [Guatemala]
Monday 1994 - [Maui to Kauai] After a buffet lunch at our motel (East West Restaurant) we flew to Kauai where Senior Ventures met us. This 9-day program was $1480 each plus our getting there.
Tuesday 1995 - Went to Pauline [nee Southerland] Simkins funeral. ['17 NV, grade school teacher in 20s. Other Simkins include: Verne NV '04, Fred, NV '11, Walter NV '18, Eloise NV '31, Allen NV '34, Marie nee Deck was the mother of Eloise and Allen. Eloise, musically inclined, was a friend and classmate of MUH]
Friday 1997 - [South Africa]
Saturday 1998 - [Alabama w/MV] Big day at the church. Morning program with Wes Steele from Bethel UMC in Columbus. Bethel has a dining area that could seat 1000 people, this seminar is limited to 600 people.
Sunday 1999 - Went to Health Sense for Seniors at CMH, program by Chris Stromberg about stress management, laughing more often. We had invited the Sankers and they seemed to enjoy it. They stayed until about 6:30, they had just bought a new typewriter. Then we went to Martinsville for study program. Russ and Edith Deegan (?) were new in our SS class. Helen Kuntzman called. Tom and Emily Salisbury were there, a week early as far as mission program.