30 August – Martha Marie Tennant – Five Year Diary

Aug30

1942 I mended some & Baked a pie. Got statement from Bank. Mable was here for awhile.

1943 Last Day of April went shipping & got caught up on My points. Havent saw patsy since Monday. She fixed My hair.

1944 No entry

1945 I have Been lazy & havent written in a long time this war is terrible Its Hard To think of any thing else

1946 No entry

 

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29 August – Martha Marie Tennant – Five Year Diary

Aug29

1942 Slept late cleaned the car a little Dutch went To work evening Tour & will go out again in Morning.

1943 Dutch slept till 4 Oclock & went To work at 7 tonight worked 4 hrs for George Stevens I wrote letters 930 going to bed.

1944 I washed today & Mrs Legan came over we went To Town & we ate at Judy’s. Daddy worked days.

1945 No entry

1946 No entry

 

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28 August – Martha Marie Tennant – Five Year Diary

Aug28

1942 We want to Move into Santa Maria cant find a place I washed & ironed today after Dutch left

1943 Went up Town with Mrs Legand got groceries & a chicken. wnt took Marie home Daddy slept as he went out at Midnight

1944 Today I ironed & Daddy worked Marie came by & we took her home. we are to get Tickets

1945 No entry

1946 No entry

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27 August – Martha Marie Tennant – Five Year Diary

Aug27

1942 Went To S.M. To Bank saw Marie She went To work at one Dad went at 3 so we Didn’t stay long

1943 Dutch Drove & we Took Marie home after dinner got letter from Bud

1944 Sunday. I Just cleaned house Dad came in I had Dinner we went To show.

1945 No entry

1946 No entry

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26 August – Martha Marie Tennant – Five Year Diary

Aug26

1942 Just slept late Dutch worked evening tour again I crochet tonight & waited up for Dutch.

1943 Dutch worked I went up Town with Mrs Legand Got letter from Bud Took Marie home & went out To well to see Frank Wa.

1944 I washed went To Town Dad went out afternoon & will go Back in morning. Marie went in To Town from work.

1945 No entry

1946 No entry

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25 August – Martha Marie Tennant – Five Year Diary

Aug25

1942 Went up to S M. & the Bank was closed so will go Back thursday Dutch worked evening tour

1943 Dad worked Marie came by we took Her home & spent an hr or so up Town. New man OK. Mr Legand. got letter from Bud.

1944 Slept late Dad was goes out afternoon Tour. I was going To wash But 2 girls Beat Me To it – Marie came by & went To Show.

1945 No entry

1946 No entry

1942 entry: S M refers to Santa Maria. I can’t figure out why the bank would be closed. August 25th was a Tuesday in 1942.

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24 August – Martha Marie Tennant – Five Year Diary

Aug24

1942 Monday Dutch went out evening tour today. we thought would go up to (?). will go Tomorrow

1943 Tuesday. They sent Dutch a Derrick Man from Coalinga first day out Today went To Gaity Show. Terrible.

1944 Daddy worked afternoon & till 4 this morning came in & Took Marie & I To S. Barbara. Got clothes for our trip. Tickets havent come yet.

1945 No entry

1946 No entry

1944 entry: S. Barbara is Santa Barbara. Even when I was growing up Santa Barbara was THE place to go when you needed nice clothes. The trip they are preparing for is to go to Denver to see Bud. I have lots of wonderful pictures of them on that trip.

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