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 30, July 1934 :

 Well I made my white collar this    m    Eula and baby were over a while  So by by  


  yes Fin and me went over to Bill's a while a d Louie come to  Bills

Tuesday 31, July 1934 :

 Well Fin and me went visiting last   n   Stade with Wilber and Eula for the first time   so by  by 


Wednesday 1, Aug. 1934 :

 Well Fin and me went up to the store got back and  Wilder was here  he eat supper with us and then went on up to Mr  Chatmans  so this will be all so by by


Thursday 2, Aug. 1934 :

 Well it sure has rained I took off 35 little chickens  So I can't think on any thing I did today but warshed a  little   so  by by 


Friday 3, Aug. 1934 :

Born to Mr and Mrs Clyde Foster a baby girl   they named her Nider Louse     Monday 30, July 1934 Born to  Mr and Mrs Robert Chatman a baby girl     


Saturday 4, Aug. 1934 :

 Well this is Fins Birthday he is 51 today  We  had chicken and dumplins and Butterschooch Pies  So Jack and Emma took  dinner with us Sunday 5, Aug. 1934 : Well Fin and me went to Sunday School  come back  and taken dinner with Joe and Bess so Kineth come home with us to stay  alnight  So