In Muscatine on Thursday, January 31, 1952, Dale wrote, “Worked 8 – 4:30. Fiscat of Pure Foods called from Minneapolis & so did Wing regarding ‘corn grits.’ Filled 6 trucks. Letter from Lela. Warm today, 50°. TV at night. To bed at 9 P.M.” Lela was a sister of Helen’s.
In Muscatine on Wednesday, January 16, 1952, Dale wrote, “Worked 8 to 1:30. Went to school house with Helen in afternoon to talk to Dalene’s teacher, Mrs. Nichols. Hayes & Meek at plant and at our house at night to watch TV. Took them to hotel at 11 P.M.” Dalene attended Jefferson Elementary School, above.