August 22, 1933

Tues – Rainy – Boy, this weather’s awful.  Mom Mom & I went to hospital this afternoon.  I’m getting so I like to go.  Paul around tonight.  We went up for May & brought her back here.  Linny over too.  Took May home then Linny scrammed.  Paul said he had something to tell me about & guess what! he’s jealous of Geo. Wilkinson!  Imagine!  But I got things pretty well patched up & we kissed & made up again.  Sweet thing.


August 21, 1933

Mon. – Rain all day – Mother, Mom Mom & I went to town today.  All got cute dresses for $.54.  I got 2 pieces of sheet music & one record.  Ate lunch in town.  Mom Mom & I went to movies tonight.  Saw Sylvia Sydney in “Jennie Gerhardt”.  It was pretty good.  Paul wasn’t around tonight because he had a radio job to do.  I played records & piano.

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August 20, 1933

Sun. – cloudy.  We all ate dinner at A. Mable’s today.  Paul too.  He & I left from there & went to Boulevard pool in the afternoon.  Stayed there till 8 o’clock.  It was swell.  Poor Paul didn’t have such a hot time.  He had a sprained ankle from playing ball.  Had swell time.  Got hot dogs & ice cream sodas & it was swell!  Dick was here tonight.  He’s a swell kid.  Mother & them got home a little after 11 tonight.

August 19, 1933

Sat. – clear – Went to baseball game with May.  Kids won 11 – 7.  Washed Sandy & Midgie.  Family went to Pine Beach today but I stayed home with Mom Mom  Went to party at a girl’s house by the name of Jean tonite.  Went with Linnie.  Had a perfectly swell time.  Geo. Wilkinson & John Lamb were there & they’re both awfully nice.  I could fall for them in a big way.  Home at 1 o’clock.

August 18, 1933

Fri. – Rain & Clear – Bought myself a new pair of shoes today.  Blonde pumps.  Real cute.  Went up to see May a while this afternoon.  Bobby’s dog, Mugsey was hurt today.  Poor thing.  Paul & I went to movies tonight.  Saw “Gold Diggers of 1933” again & it was swell.  Better then ever.  Went to water carnival at Bathy afterwards & it was nice.  Took walk (May too) then took May home & Paul got me my victrola & we played a lot of records.  Gee!  Paul was sweet tonight! Oh! Boy!

August 17, 1933

Thurs. – clear – Mildred & I minded Jacky today while A. Clara, A. Mable & Mom M. went to hospital.  Boy! he was bad!  I bought the three of us a pint of ice cream.  Mildred, Daddy & I went to see Geo. tonight.  He’s swell.  Tonight Paul & I were over at Linny’s.  He had a crowd there.  I danced with Wilkinson & Lamb & got along swell with ’em.  Walked all girls home afterwards & then Bobby & Paul came home with me for a while.

August 16, 1933

Wed. – Clear – May & I went to Bathy this morning.  Had swell swim.  I fooled around all afternoon & expected to be alone tonight because May had gone to game in Tacony & I couldn’t get there by walking.  Paul wasn’t coming around but first Dick came, then May, then Eddy & then we started playing cards & then Paul came too.  We fooled around & finally all took May home in Dick’s car.  He’s a good driver.  Paul was here till pretty late.  He’s sure sweet.

August 15, 1933

Tues. – Clear – Went on picnic to Smith’s Playground today with A. Mable & Jack, & Jack & I found an adorable waterfalls.  Had real good time.  Went to baseball game tonight.  Lee pitched part & Oh! he is swell!! & has he got a cute grin.  He grinned real cute at us a couple of times tonight.  Oh!!!  Paul, May, & I took walk down by river afterwards & then came back & sat on May’s swing a long while.

August 14, 1933

Mon. – Rain this morning, cleared up about noon.  Jacky & his mother, down.  Mom Mom, Mother, A. Mable & Bobby, Eddie, Jacky & I together all went to matinee.  Saw James Dunn in “Arizona to Broadway”  I liked it.  Watched baseball game awhile tonight. (1 kid got knocked out cold) & then May & I went to Bathy.  Bobby & Paul met us afterwards.  Took May home (she had to go out) then came home & Paul & I spent rest of evening on front steps.

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August 13, 1933

Sun. – Clear – Hot – Daddy brought me a sweet white kitten last night.  We call him Big Boy.  Today I got dressed & put on all my birthday things I could & went with Paul to his mother’s grave.  He brought flowers & put on it.  Got back just in time for supper.  This evening walked Mild. home & came back in U. John’s rumble seat.  We had ice cream at home & fooled around the whole evening.  Paul’s swell!