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SATURDAY, APRIL 21 1934

I bought a pair of roller skates today–$1.49. Lily and I skated on Boston Blvd from 2-5. Grandma washed my head. Mama took back suit and got a navy blue suit. We bought some chocolate peppermints. Advertisements

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THURSDAY, APRIL 19, 1934

Wore my shirtwaist dress to school. Kids liked it. Grandma bought a midget radio in Horton’s–only $9. It sounds swell and clear. Lily and I too a walk. It’s swell to hear music.

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MONDAY, APRIL 16, 1934

Sewed on a blue silk dress in school. Grandma looked at some radios and tonight Mama and I looked at radio from here to the Blvd. We rode home in the cars.

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FRIDAY, APRIL 6, 1934

Grandma’s 62 birthday! Gave her the towels. Mary and Lily came over and we made fudge. Went to Alhambra and saw “If I Were Free” and “Hips, Hips, Hooray.”

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SATURDAY, MARCH 24, 1934

Mama went in town. I finished “Linda Carlton, Air Pilot” in bed. Oscar played in bed with me. Spent afternoon in a dress Mama cut out, but never made. Grandma washed my head and I took a sponge bath.

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THURSDAY, MARCH 15, 1934

We had an intelligence test today. I went to the library alone as Lily couldn’t go. Grandma was sick so I did errands and dinner dishes.

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MONDAY, MARCH 5, 1934

Grandma got letter from Esther. Uncle Dick is going to Miami for his cold. I started embroidering one of Grandma’s birthday towels in school and finished it at home. Real pretty.

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