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Wore my suit. Called for Lily G, but she’d left. Mary and I went to the library after school. Mama went to fortune teller. Grandma mailed her letter to Mr. Coats. Advertisements
Went to Mary’s to tell her I wouldn’t be coming down. Mama, G., and I walked to Palmes Park, had lunch in Beale’s, went to the Uptown and saw “Don’t Bet on Love” and “Melody Cruise” and walked home.
Letter from Mama and Nancy. Marion came up, went home, came again. They took the piano about 12:30. Uncle Dick came. G. and I had supper with Mrs. Daes. Played piano. Got prescriptions.
Letter from Nancy Fairbank. Grandma finished packing barrel and box. I fixed the swing box, my green tam, etc. Up at 10. Bed about 9:15. Nice day.
Letter from Mr. Clarke and Mama (her birthday). G. got check for $25 from Mrs. Whitcomb. She packed barrel. We wrote to Mama. Pint of ice cream for supper. Caught in rain at store.
Got up at 10. Grandma washed my head. Sunned my feet. Wrote to Mama. Started “They Also Serve.” Took a bath. Soaked my feet.
Got up at 11. Made bed, ate breakfast. Finished “Ironheart.” Grandma went to library. Practiced an hour. Took a sponge bath. Fixed foot.