Fri 6 Cool dark cloudy damp We all feel good Jap went to work & about 10 we went to Isabels 5 or 6 blox away She lives in a small neat frame house for which they pay $15 a month rent Ralf sleeps day & works in the Beet Sugar factory nites Isabel got us a fine extra good dinner & Ralf got up & ate & the 3 girls came from School Jap came from his Dental office & we had a good visit & Staid to supper as we came home to Sylvias it rained a little & froze on the walks making it slipry
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