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Corilda Catherine (Owen) Walker Diaries: 1920

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Miscellaneous entries
Ada M. granddaughter Ada Opal (Walker), daughter of Ballard, married to Andy J. Miller
Alex son-in-law, Charles Alex Ridenour, married to Ida Mae
Alex Stout unknown
Allie Sexton unknown
Andy Miller grandson-in-law, husband of Ada Opal (Walker), Ballard's daughter
Anna Acres unknown
Austin Austin Peay
B., B.I. her son Ballard
B.W.H. her daughter Birdee
Ballard her son, Ballard Ira Walker
Berry Duncan unknown
Big Linsey Newport unknown
Billie Washam unknown
Birdie her daughter, Birdie Bibee (Walker) Humphrey, married to Elmer Lee Humphrey
Birt nickname for her daughter Birdie
Chloe granddaughter Chloe Walker, daughter of Ballard
Coker unknown family
Columbus Grant son of James Hamilton Grant and Catherine Comers
Cooper unknown family
Cross unknown person or family
Dan Chambers unknown
Dana Bolinger unknown; may have been related to her son-in-law William Herman Bolinger
Deck her brother, Rev. Dexter Snow Owen
Della grandaughter Della Harriet Ridenour, daughter of Ida
Della Humphrey unknown; may have been related to her son-in-law Elmer Lee Humphrey
Dester S. Carlos Dester Sexton, widower of her late daughter Lula O.
Dewey grandson-in-law John Dewey Pebley, husband of Verlie Vivian Walker, Ballard's daughter
Dock, Dr. nickname for her husband, Dr. Andrew Calvin Walker
Dr. Goliher unknown
Dr. McGill unknown
Ebert grandson Harry Ebert Bolinger, son of Ina
Elmer her daughter Birdie's husband, Elmer Lee Humphrey
Elmer Brown unknown
Enoc Hamblin unknown
Esther Sexton unknown
Fran Butler unknown
Frank her son George Franklin Walker
Frank Kinney unknown
Freeman Sharp unknown
G.F.W. her son George Franklin Walker
Georgia Baker unknown
Grady unknown person or family
Hank unknown
Henry Coker unknown
Henry Cross unknown
Hiram Sharp unknown
Hugh Massie unknown
Hump C. unknown
Ida her daughter, Ida Mae (Walker) Ridenour, married to Alex and living nearby
Ida Loyd unknown
Ina her daughter, Ina Belle, married to William Herman Bolinger
Irene Simpson unknown
Isham Bolin unknown
Isham Chambers unknown
J.P. grandson James Parke Humphrey, son of Birdie
J.R. Hatfield unknown
Jackie Thompson unknown
Jake Butler unknown
Jennie Walker probably wife of Andrew's brother Silas Anderson Walker
Jessie unknown (Jessee Hicks?)
Jessee Hicks unknown
Jim unknown (perhaps Jim Eades)
Jim Carson unknown
Jim Eades unknown
Joe Hablen unknown
John B. unknown (perhaps John Newport or John Butler)
John Butler unknown
John Friar unknown
Julie unknown
Kezie Anderson unknown
Kirtie Pemberton unknown
Lamen Humphrey unknown
Laura C. Laura Click
Laura Click daughter of Andrew's sister Elizabeth "Lizzie" (Walker) Click
Lawrence Gaylor unknown
Lectie B. unknown
Leland Sexton unknown
Lester her grandson, Lester Roscoe Ridenour, son of Ida
Lillith Bebee married Corilda's son Ruby; actually "Lillith Beebe"
Lizzie Click Andrew's sister, Elizabeth (Walker) Click
Lmon (Lemon?) unknown
Loranga Robbins unknown
Lou York unknown
Louis Phillips unknown
Lu daughter-in-law Lu Vernia (Massingale) Walker, wife of Ballard
Luther Sharp unknown
M. D. Lawson unknown
Mabel Butler unknown
Manard Phillps unknown (probably Maynard Phillips)
Marcum unknown family
Marlie Sexton unknown
Margrate Sharp unknown (probably Margaret Sharp)
Marshall Smiddee unknown
Mary Ann Butler unknown
Mattie unknown
McCormick unknown family
Mr. Cross unknown
Mr. Engles unknown
Mr. Hammon unknown
Mr. McGhee unknown
Mr. Vermillion probably Douglas Irby Vermillion, who at least at one time was postmaster
Mr. Woods unknown
Mr. & Mrs. Lael unknown
Mrs. Akers unknown
Mrs. B. Mrs. Butler
Mrs. Butler unknown
Mrs. Engles unknown
Mrs. Harding Florence Kling Harding, wife of the late president
Mrs. Lee unknown
Mrs. Murley unknown
Mrs. Newport probably the wife of Bill Newport at New River Lumber Company
Mrs. Parks unknown
Mrs. Pemberton unknown; family mentioned too
Mrs. Saxton unknown
Mrs. Smithers unknown
Mrs. Walden Kizzie (Hatfield) Walden, wife of Daniel W. and mother of Rosa Etta
Mrs. York unknown; perhaps Lou York
Nannie Walden unknown; may have been Rosa's sister
Nettie Hatfield unknown
Nora unknown
Novee Murlie unknown; perhaps Murley
Opal W. grandaughter Ada
Opal Newport unknown
Otis Sharp unknown
P son Paris Clyde Walker
Pa nickname for her husband
Paris her son, Paris Clyde Walker
Paul Raley unknown
Pearl granddaughter Pearl, daughter of Ida
Pemberton unknown family
Prof. Laxton unknown (perhaps Saxton)
R, R.E. son Ruby
Rab, Rabbit nickname for her son Ruby
Rob Sexton unknown
Rosa Walden daughter of Daniel and Kizzie Walden, became Corilda's daughter-in-law in 1920, marrying Frank
Roy grandson William Roy Bolinger, son of Ina
Ruby Ruby Emmit Walker, her son
Russel Bird unknown
S.A. Silas Anderson Walker (same as Silas W.)
Sam Ridner unknown
Shultz unknown
Sid unknown
Silas W. Silas Anderson Walker, Andrew's brother and a doctor in Walnut Grove
Spark Plug their horse
Taylor Alfred Alexander Taylor
Tim Laws unknown
Tim Murley unknown
Tom Butts unknown
Tom Overton unknown
Ulas Hatfield unknown
Verland grandson Verland Emmit Bolinger, son of Ina
Verlie Walker granddaughter Verlie Vivian Walker, daughter of Ballard, married John Dewey Pebley
Vermillion unknown family
Violet Laxton unknown
Wain Brown unknown (probably Wayne Brown)
Walter Jeffers murdered in Huntsville
Ward grandson Ward W. Walker, son of Ballard
Will Butler unknown
Winfred Winfred Sharp (male), best friend of her son Ruby
Dr. Andrew Calvin Walker and Corilda Catherine (Owen) Walker; photo courtesy Laura Robbie (Sneed) Stooksbury.

The couple still living in Norma but would soon move into their daughter's house there, which apparently was next door.

January, 1920

1st - Cool, clear Temp 30
2nd - Snowing Temp 28
4th -Coldest Temp 2 above

Tuesday, January 6, 1920

Temp 29 - Paris went to Caryville, Sun. Jan 4th. Ladies Boarding Hall H'ville burned.

Tuesday, February 17, 1920

Flu started here about last of January, 1st of Feb. 1920. This is the 17th, Feb.

Sunday, March 14, 1920

Sun shining warm. Ina, Verland, and Roy came yesterday.

Monday, March 15, 1920

Temp 30 - Go 50 lb can lard. [unreadable] left for Ky. Got a card from Rab. They're on way to Colorado Springs.

Wednesday, March 17, 1920

Ina left for Springs.

Saturday, March 20, 1920

Warm and cloudy. Past three days, sunshine and real warm. Peaches full bloom - some apples in bloom and pears. Few trees on River getting green.

Saturday, March 20, 1920 (inserted)

Sometime in Feb. Aeroplane went over Norma from North to South.

Thursday, March 25, 1920

We sold out to Frank.

Wednesday, March 31, 1920

Made my shirt waist.

Thursday, April 1, 1920

Temp 54 Raining - Spent $2.00.

Saturday, April 3, 1920

Ruby went with Ina from K. C. Mrs. Dan Chambers died of Pneumonia. Dock got him a hat.

Sunday, April 4, 1920

Big wind, Storm Belt

Monday, April 5, 1920

Temp 33 Snowed all day, did not lay.

Tuesday, April 6, 1920

Temp 27 AM 55 PM Snow hard wind. Cool

Wednesday, April 7, 1920

John Butler mov'd in B.'s house - moved out May 8th.

Saturday, April 10, 1920

Cool wind. I was awful sick yesterday - feel weak today.

Tuesday, April 13, 1920

Dock and Paris went to Ballards - came back 15th. D. got suit of clothes. I was sick a week.

Sunday, April 18, 1920

Hottest day been this spring. Just a few trees in wood begin to show little green.

Monday, April 19, 1920

I had a bad spell.

Tuesday, April 20, 1920

I feel better. Pearl doing the work.

Wednesday, April 21, 1920

I'm lots better. Pearl doing the work.

Thursday, April 22, 1920

Yard all green. Woods getting green.

Monday, May 3, 1920

I went up to Alex's first time in a month. Felt bad.

May 1920

Paris went to Knox to be examined. Monday 17th Paris went to Hospital at Knox. 17th - came back June 13

Friday, May 21, 1920

I put on my dark gingham dress for everyday. It's raining.

Monday, May 24, 1920

Pull'd off heavy underwear.

Tuesday, June 1, 1920

Got a letter from Ruby in Denver, Colo.

Wednesday, June 2, 1920

Big rain

June 1920

We had first mess of beans. Bought [unreadable]

Birdie came June 5th - went back 28th

Sent Ruby money $2.00. 19th

Got my white C slippers. June 20.

Paris came back from Hospital 22nd.

Letter from Ruby, June 28th

Friday, July 9, 1920

Ballard came - went back 11th.

Wednesday, July 14, 1920

Ruby left Denver.

Monday, July 19, 1920

I had two teeth pulled

Wednesday, July 28, 1920

Letter from Ruby. He's back in K. C.

Sunday, August 1, 1920

Big baptizing - 82 baptised. Storm eav. Hail'd.

Sunday, August 8, 1920

Rained til noon.

Monday, August 9, 1920

Rain yesterday and today. I've had diar'a 3 mornings. Election day. Leaked all over house.

Friday, August 13, 1920

Still raining every day this week.

Tuesday, August 24, 1920

Paris to B.I.'s to work.

Friday, September 10, 1920

Got new teakettle I went up to R's and helped Rosa quilt.

Thursday, September 16, 1920

Another Aeroplane went over.

Friday, September 17, 1920

Cleared off after 6 weeks rain.

October, 1920

Frank married Oct 5. We Mov'd to Birdie's house Oct 4. - Frank went to housekeeping 15th. Birdie came Oct 1st - went back Nov 10.

Monday, November 15, 1920

Temp 32 First snow

Tuesday, November 16, 1920

Still snowing 7 and at 10 O.C. Birdie went back home today.

Friday, December 24, 1920

Birdie came. Got letter from Ruby and apples, oranges, candy, etc. Dec. 20.

since 4/24/2007
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