Tag Archives: Don Howard Schwimley

January 12, 1922

Thurs 12   Clear Cool lt N wind   we arose at 7-30   I slept uncommon well last nite & ate a good breakfst of pancakes   I took a short walk before dinner   No mail   PM Allie went to Lodi 100 miles in his auto to conduct a funeral   Don went along   Mother went with Nora to a womans meeting & I am alone   we recd letters   2 from Dave in SW   1 from Maude & 1 from Ollie   wil send Daves letters to Maude & Sylvia   I took a long walk this Pm out NW towards SF Bay

January 23, 1919

Thurs January 23 1919   Cool & a cool misty rain & damp   I rested quite poorly last nite   ate a light breakfast & feel better after taking a walk down town & to the Bank & got a $20 bill changed & handed Mother $5 to give Nora   Allie went 20 miles to preach a funeral   Mother is packing our trunk & we expect to leave here at 6 this eve for Los angeles & Long Beach   after Supper went to the depot   Allie had roped our trunk & I paid 50c for taking to Depot & chekt to Long Beach Calif   I bot a Sleeper ticket for Long Beach Calif   pd 2,25   we bade Nora Allie & Don goodbye   we had nearly 4 wks good visit  many fine rides  all long to be remembered  good bye Dear Nora