Sun – Clear – cold. Up at Croydon all day. Staying here tonight and going home tomorrow morning because our machine was too crowded. Eddie Cantor was on the radio tonight for the last time. Gee, he’s wonderful. Ann’s baby was born today.
Daughter’s note: – I believe “our machine” refers to a car. Clara always said that her father had one of the first cars in their neighborhood. Clara’s mother, my grandmother, still referred to the car as “the machine” in the ’60’s.
Sat.-Cloudy & rain – Went to Bristol 5 & 10 with George, Mildred too. Both got pair of beads, I got red, Mildred got yellow. Mother and Daddy up tonight. Brownie over all day. Found swell picture of Clark Gable in Bulletin. He’s swell.
Fri. – Rain – Washed hair today. May & I went to Jack’s this afternoon. Played all afternoon. Gave it to him. He liked it a lot. Came to Croydon after supper. Mildred too. Mom Mom & George liked my dress.
Thurs. – To town today. Eliz. & I each got dress. Both red. Mine is sort of rose colored with white velvet cow-neck. Sweet. Black, patent leather pumps with big buckles too. Cute. Movies tonight. Eddie Quillian and Great Robert Armstrong in “The Tip-Off”.
Wed.- Clear – Went to Circle today with Bobby & May. Saw Janet Gaynor & Charles Farrel in Delicious. It was swell. After show walked to 5 & 10’s. Got a ring with my initial on it for a dime & Anna & May came up tonight.
Tues – Clear – Got report. 3 E’s 3 G’s 1 F. Going to be in honor section next term. Having a whole week off! Hurrah! Anna, May, Bobbie, & Howard in tonight. Played cards. Good time.
Mon.- Clear – Back to school. Didn’t do much. Had Dubiny for last time and was he pleasant. I never knew him to be so nice. Went to movies. Saw Seth Parker in “Way Back Home”. Real good. Had ice cream & cherries.
Sun. – Clear – George & Charlie came down. Brought Brownie. Sweet pup. Went to Sun. School. Mildred, Aunt Clara, Lou came. This evening May, Anna, Bobbie and Dick came in, so them Eliz. Mildred and I played cards & did card tricks. Good time.
Sat.- Rain -Paid 2 weeks on Xmas club. Mom Mom came down. Brought Midgie. Didn’t do much. Miserable day. Mother, Daddy & Mom Mom went Mrs. Elders. Bobby came over. Played cards. Got ice cream.
Daughter’s note-Midgie was a dog
Fri. – Cloudy – got rid of all my text books today – Hooray. Saw play in assembly today about bridegroom who lost his collar button. Gee it was swell. Went to movies. Sat with Hilda and her mother. Saw “Penrod and Sam” Swell! Jackie down after school.