1897 (Friday) – In the evening I walked up town. Called at Grandmother Sperry’s (Emily Louisa Miller). Mrs. Burton, Della Kendall and Esther (Emily Esther Sperry) came down to Grandmothers. They, with Mother (Caroline Webb) and I went to an entertainment in the schoolhouse. Esther too part, she gave Mrs. Caudle’s Umbrella Lecture. After the program we went over to the dance. Zoa Christensen and I went with Lilly Christensen and Lon Andrews, Esther and Della Kendall went with Jennie Kendall and Edgar Lunt (John Edgar Lunt). The dance was in Little Grande, I slept with Esther at Burton’s.