Tag Archives: Perry Ayers

July 12, 1918

Fri 12  A very fine day & I only visited   done no work   Dave & Roy here all day til eve   Roy went out to Pery Ayers in Leslies auto   Leslie & Lavanda came from Clermont this PM & Lavanda went out to Dr Gardners at Lex [Lexington, Iowa]  Mame Store called this eve & mother & I went out to the auto & saw her  Rierman folks from Oskaloosa


December 27, 1917

Thursday 27 Colder & cloudy  Dave & Roy came from Ayers at 10-30 Ethel brot them in auto & she came here to dinner  Roy took my car & we went to our timber to see the 3 choppers  found them working away  I showed them some post trees & we got home to dinner & then Ethel took Roy to Washington to go home & mother & Dave went along & I went to Bank meeting had a good meeting & I got 1,50 as director & 2% div gives me $25,00 & I got my 1st Bond & sheard off the 1st coupon [?] 8,75 & I put my $500 bond in my deposit box & Roy has gone his visit was all to short mother & Dave got home at 5 Ethel stopt a little & warmd & went on home  Mother got her a new pair of shoes  Vic came in at 10

December 26, 1917

Wed 26 A fair like winter day Arose rather late Roy went down & got the mail letter from Jap & Sylvia  Vic not home to dinner  visited with Dave most of AM  Chris Miller brot 1/2 cord good oak & hickory furnace wood I split part of it & part all in the cellar  Roy helpd me some  I gave Miller a chk for $5 & we are square  middle PM Dave & Roy went to Perry Ayers with Ethel in auto & will stay to nite  Mrs Newt Turnipseed calld an hour or 2 I lent my maul & iron wedge to Rupe