These are the last of the 1944 posts. There are a few 1943 that I’ll post next Monday and then a few 1946 that I’ll post the Monday after that. She wasn’t a very consistent writer 🙂
Monday 15 May 1944
Went to school. Got a telegram from Ned he’s coming home. Finished the puzzle. Did my social science. Listen to Lux + Gild Theater + Blondie. Went over to Pats played volleyball awhile. Didn’t put up my hair.
Tuesday 16 May 1944
Went to school only in the morning stayed home with Dickie + Brian. Big Betty wall papered Ned’s room. Had a lot of fun but frankly I did miss school. Went to the show saw Don O’Conner + Blondie.
Wednesday 17 May 1944
Went to school. Made butterscotch pudding. Couldn’t play basketball it rained. Went to the shows saw “The Solvens” [The Fighting Sullivans is my guess] was it good. I cried almost all the way through it. Also saw Alan Ladd again. Mom put up my hair.
Tuesday 1 August 1944
Today I went to the show with Catherine + tonight I went with Francis Kovagel. I saw “In Which We Serve” + “Stand By For Action.”
Monday 7 August 1944
Worked until noon. Was shopping with Betty. She had a party and Dick + I Lill called.
Tuesday 8 August 1944
Got up at noon. Went to the show with Mickey. Saw “Dixie.” Got a birthday cable from Gene.
Sunday 24 December 1944
Christmas Eve. Went Christmas Caroling with Bud, Tillie, Eggs, Janie, + Jack. Got $2.70. Jack, Marge, Grant, and Pee Wee came over. Put the rest of the Christmas gifts under the tree. Read a love book. Merry Christmas Ned and Gene.
Monday 25 December 1944
Christmas morning. I got a skirt and jacket, billfold, p.j. pants, + brazziers, hat and gloves, bracette. Got mom a music box and box of cards, socks and slippers. Had a wonderful Christmas.