The diaries of Artie Lee Foster are being contributed by her niece Debbi Cooper.

In these journal entries you will find deaths, marriages and day to day details of living in Casey County that you may not find anywhere else. The entries date back to 1932. Artie Lee, married Finley Foster of Casey County and died in
1990 at the age of 86....... So take a trip back in time and visit a slower gentler way of life... Enjoy!!

Monday 15, Aug. 1932 :

 Well I made me a new dress ti day  made it coat fashion  so guess this is all     


Tuesday 16, Aug.  1932 :

 I pickled two gallen of corn to day   Sold our Inden Game Rooster to Sam Fair    So by   


Wednesday 17, Aug. 1932 :

 Well rained this morning and quit about 12 and  Fin and me went over to Andrew Waymonds for the first time since we have been  married   so guess this is all


Thursday 18, Aug. 1932 :

 Well it sure is raining this morning.  Well  it quit raining after dinner  So Fin and me went over to the school house a  while so its now supper time  So good  by for this  time      


Friday 19, Aug. 1932 :

Well we went over to the school Fair at the Foster School house had a big time  So Im tired will quit for this  time.   


Saturday, 20 Aug. 1932 :

Well this day will be long remembered by me.   As it is the day Fin and me spent over to Waymons I saw Aunt Maranda and lots of  my old friends  So by by for this time   


Sunday 21, Aug. 1932 :

Well this has been a lovely day Fin and me stayed  home all day.  Jim Helms was here a while this afternoon   so it  now bed time