Scarlet Fever strikes
Adversity comes. Sickness. Bad weather beating up the garden. Mary reports that Dorothy (DJ) comes down with Scarlet fever.
But amid this there are new clothes and "stepping out with the preacher." But who is Bresler? Is that the nurse's name, or is this the name of the preacher? Or both?
Well, hot dog, we know she was looking forward to getting out.
(Interesting historical footnote printed in the diary for April 6th.)