This is the story of a lady. A lady I have grown to love, admire, and continue to be intrigued by. And after many years, I have finally decided to share her story.
This is the personal diary of a wife and mother living in Akron, Ohio just before the Depression. These are her words transcribed from her personal diaries beginning in 1925. Fascinating stories from the mundane like household chores and shopping lists, to her frustration with depression and an unhappy marriage.
$66.20 Carfare 25.3What is left of $75.00 must do until March 20th. - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
3.I think this is supposed to be .25?
1.O'Neils Department Store . Founded in
1877, the store grew to several locations throughout northeastern Ohio.
Owned by May Department Stores, in 1989 it was merged with May's Ohio
division, May Company Ohio 2.Polskys Department Store
The second inauguration of Calvin Coolidge took place on March 4, 1925 marking the beginning of his second term as the 30th president. Chief Justice and former president William Howard taft adminstered the Oath of office. It was the first time an inauguration was broadcast nationally on radio.