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!!

January 1 and 2 of 1943 are missing......Also I do not think she is giving 
as much info. as she was 10 years ago.   Deb

Sunday 3, Jan.  1943 :

 Well Clyde has been over here most all  morning.  I baked Lemon Pies for Dinner  So by by   


Monday 4, Jan. 1943 :

 Well It sure is cold I haven't done any thing much to day  so by 


Tuesday 5, Jan. 1943 :

 Well I went up to Moms and spent the day.   I go my self 2 lbs coffee  So by by 


Wednesday 6, Jan. 1943 :

 Well Fin and me sure done a warshing this  morning I cut Moms dress this eve   So by 


Thursday 7, Jan. 1943 :

 Well I made Moms dress this m  and ironed some  Its snowing rite down  so by by 


Friday 8, Jan. 1943 :

 Well I ironed all morning am tired  So may the  lord Bless us all    


Saturday 9, Jan. 1943 :

 Well I went to town with Mr Blevens.  Went up  to see Mom  So may God bless us all   


Sunday 10, Jan. 1943 :

 Well Bertha came over and spent the day with me and  I sure enjoyed her company  So by by