Mon. – Clear – Gee, the more I see of Sandy, the sweeter he gets. He’s so soft & fuzzy & sweet and playful & affectionate. Poor Skippy is awful jealous. He’s real mad. He’s a sweet pup too. I’ll always like him. I’m having 4 tests tomorrow. Oh boy!
Sun – Clear – Did I get a good valentine today. Daddy got me a new dog. It’s a 4 month old wire haired terrier I named him Sandy. He’s awful cute and awful clumsy. Poor Brownie is awful jealous so I played with him a lot. Skippy and the pup made friends. When we got home he got out of back yard and I found him down the street. He’s cute but I still like Brownie and Skippy too.
Sat. – Clear – Helped Mom Mom a lot. Did all dishes Washed down the stairs. Scoured sink & made all beds. Brownie over all day. Gee, he’s sweet. Mother, daddy, Aunt Clara, Lou, Mildred, Aunt Mable, U. John, Jacky all up. Gave Mother, Daddy, Mom Mom, George & Charlie valentines.
Fri. – Rain & Shine – Electric’s all Okay again. The Electric Co. didn’t fix anything yet. Charlie, Mom Mom and I played Pinochle tonight. Boy did we give Charlie a beating. He didn’t win one game. Brownie over all day.
Thurs. – Rain – Boy, talk about excitement! George brought to Croydon after school. We were listening to Junior when the lights went out. We looked down the road & the wires were down. It made an awful blue light. Every house in the lane was charged with electric. Charlie tried to push over, tip a water bucket & got a shock and I walked over the porch and got one. We thought all the houses would burn.
Wed – Rain – Nothing much in school today. Went to movies tonight. Went with Dick. Met May & David in ride and a little later Edward came down. So there was quite a gang of us. Saw Richard Cromwell & Jack Holt in Maker of Men and also Stan Laurel and Oliver Hardy in Beau Hunks. Double feature. Both real good.
Tues. – Clear – cold – Nothing particular happened in school today. May around after school. May, Dick and Bobby came in tonight & we played cards, did some homework & fooled. Dick was feeling devilish & blew the cards all over the room. Bobby is happy again. Isabel called him up. Dumb-ness
February 7 -Sun. – Clear – Up Croydon today. Mother, daddy & Eliz. came up this afternoon. I made filling for lemon meringue pies. Brownie over all day. He’s sweet. 2 big dogs chased him today. Was I scared. Midgie was sick but is better.
February 8 – Mon. A.M. Rain P.M. Clear – Got Miss Heyl for chorus & boy did we have fun. It’s a small class and the boys raise cane. She asked me to play the piano so I’m only to glad to miss the singing. May around tonight. Went for a walk and played cards. Bobby’s all worried because Isabel won’t speak to him.
Sat. – Clear – May and I fooled in bed a long time before we got up. Got breakfast then May had to go home. George came down for me & took me up Croydon. He brought Brownie with him. Mother, Daddy & ?????? came up Croydon tonight.
Daughter’s note – 1933’s entry is written over today’s making it hard to read. Brownie is definitely Clara’s grandmother’s dog. George is Clara’s grandmother’s second husband.
Fri. – Clear – Bobby’s party tonight. Card club & Earl were there. He’s an all right kid. Isabel & Florence & David didn’t come. Played lots of games & had swell time. May is staying with me tonight.