Tuesday March 25 1919 Long Beach Delmar A moderate partly Cloudy day we 3 arose feeling well took breakfst at Delmar pd 25c for 2 I read til mail time 9 AM Harriet recd telegram from Willard he is home & gaining all wil soon be well I took a walk to pier Chamber Commerce & Library got the Advance & 2 hawkeyes we took dinner at ywc I pd 1,04 for 3 I gave mother 1,00 her & Harriet went Shopping PM we took a walk on the pike & bot a Small pair of moccasions for little Lavanda Carr pd 1,00 we went to Virginia Hotel just to look around & found both grounds & Hotel spacious & very fine we took supper Advent I pd 86c for 3 we all sat in the parlor awhile
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