Dear Son: _ Hope this finds you well & Happy. We are O.K. Donald
back in school this morn: has been lots sickness around. Vesta &
Family & Octa was home Sun; we had a nice dinner. Octa said if she
had known you wes going to be in L.A. five hours she would have been
there to see you. she is still at the "Green Hut". she got a
letter from Paul yesterday. can't tell where he is. Bryan E. is home.
& we are looking for Gene [Imogene] this week, don't guess Ivery
will come. We had a nice rain ever thing looks green this morn. Phala
Jean's room at school are going on a Hay ride tonite, we went
to Wright City church Sun. nite. Jean recd the Baptism. I am happy
because, ever one needs mor of grace & power to live right. Did you
get your ring? I was afraid it would be lost in mail I had it insured.
Dad needs a farm for his hogs he has 11 head now. don't know where he
will get feed for them, its getting hard to get. Well I just don't know
any news. the same "Go around" here write me a long letter
& tell me lots things. Paul runs off, it keeps me busy on his trail.
Octa brought me a big picture in a frame, of her its sure nice. Write to