SEGMENT: FAMILY BACKGROUND, HEALTH, & CHILDHOOD ACTIVITIES

Irma Long>UIS Collection K-M>UIS Collection K-M, Segment 5

SEGMENT: FAMILY BACKGROUND, HEALTH, & CHILDHOOD ACTIVITIES,

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FAMILY BACKGROUND
Born on family farm in 1918. General discussion of family. Born in 150 year old house. Grandfather homesteaded farm in 1840's. Father born in 1894. Homestead was 150 acres 7 family farm expanded w/ addition of Barnstable & Wooley place. Irma is only child.
CHILDHOOD ACTIVITIES
Irma & friend read, did puzzles, play house, & pretended to bake with real flour.
TOWNS
Mentions Springfield was a long trip. Family went to Springfield to visit relatives, one was a butcher.
HEALTH
Irma relates story of staying at Aunt's who gave her castor oil. She did not like going to aunt's house.