Tues 30 Dark foggy & rainy we arose at 8 I slept fine was Not up till 8 I ate 2 pancakes Huckster  Calld I told Maude to by all she wanted I pd the Bil only 1,45 I addrest a letter to Nora in Escondido we Sat around & read & visited & it raned a little & Slow all day Isabel Called up from Pamona this eve they will not go to the Wellman Picnic Thurs too wet
 Huckster is defined by Dictionary.com as a retailer of small articles, especially a peddler of fruits and vegetables
Sat 16 Not So Cold fine winter day we arose at 7 & ate good pancakes I read the morning lesson in Luke we have a Nice fire in the grate we wrote to Dave in Pomona and Sent him & Ruth a 5$ Bil for Christmas & we wrote to Nora in Escondido & sent $10,00 to her for her & the Boys a Christmas greeting after dinner I went to PO & maild Noras letter got a 20,00 Bil changd got Shaved & home at 3 we got mail at Noon No letters the jury in the Adams Shillar Murder Case was 6 for conviction & 6 against & were dischargd at 10 am after Supper Willard & Harriet gave me a pair of Nice Brown gloves & we gave Harriet 10,00 Willard 5,00 & Paul 1,00 for Christmas tis turning colder to Nite
Friday December 15 1922 At Harriets in St Francis [Kansas]Moderated mostly clear Rising temporatur we arose at 7 all able for Harriets good buckwheats H & W [Harriet & Willard] are washing a good day for it Willard has a Nice fire in the grate I read the scripture lesson Luke 23 we got mail at Noon letters from Nora in Escondido Calif & one from Maude & Fred K in Ontario [California] Mother & Harriet went calling & Shopping til dark we ate good Delicious apples & to bed after 9 I finished reading Brewsters Millions 
 Brewster’s Millions is a novel written by George Barr McCutcheon in 1902; https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Brewster%27s_Millions
Mon 20 A very fine warm day we arose at 7 not feeling well I took my old Brown suit to the cleaners & a shirt 4 collars & 1 tie to laundry we took breakfst at Delmar 25c Neither of us wanted any I bot a paper we walkd to Ocean park & thru it & sat & rested came back by the chamber of Commerce & rested decided we Neither want dinner Amos Hull & wife called PM & Brot mothers hand bag from Isabels a card from Isabell letter from Ellen B & Nora also card from Harriet Willard improves slowly I am uneasy about Willard I sent a card to Harriet I bot 2 big apples & we ate 1 we took supper at the Advent 67c
Monday January 23 1922 At Noras in Oakland More moderate we arose a little before 8 Nora & Allie washd I wrote to Isabel in Pomona telling her we will leave here Next Thurs 26 & probably be in Los Angeles Fri Noon we recd letters from Leslie in Clermont & from Sylvia Mrs Marner Hila Foster & from Isabel Mother is tieing a comfort[er] & Hila Foster wrote that Martha Capens Address is Atlanta GA USP Hospital No 48 care [of] Maj C W Williams right aftr supper we drove acrost the estuary to Berkley & called on Max & then went to a lecture by Montreville Wood  a good & interesting lecture combining Electricity the Gyroscope the Monorail Ultra violet rays with talks stories &c was very interesting & we had front seats home & to bed at Eleven recd a letter from Dave in SW
 Montreville M. Wood, was a scientist and lecturer. He has been associated with Thomas A. Edison, per The Arizona Republican, April 20, 1919, page 6.
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
Wednesday January 11th 1922 At Noras in Oakland Calif Cool & fair we arose at 7-30 feeling good we ate a breakfst of good pancakes & at 10 we all went down town I pd $2,07 for 9 gals gasoline to fill up Allies car went to the markets where everything good to eat is for sale reasonable I got celery 25c & after dinner mints 15c I shaved as it was not extra warm & pleasant I didn’t go out much we wrote to Dave in SW [Stillwater Prison].
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