Category Archives: Little Sisters

I should never have talked behind my friend’s back to her boyfriend.

  November 4, 1964, Wednesday. Well day!! I still didn’t go t school, stayed home, but felt better. Just watched TV and went swimming. I picked up my sisters Donna and Billee from school. Donna asked Jeff Hansmen to the … Continue reading

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Westchester Surfers think they’re God’s gift to Women!!!

  October 14, 1964, Wednesday. Jack has changed! (Dr. Martin Luther King awarded Nobel Peace Prize.) After school I came home and went swimming with my sister Donna and her friend Linda Klein. I did my hair. Some boy’s called … Continue reading

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Saffron Hell Week, Pledges had to beg UCLA Fraternities for cigarettes

  October 13, 1964, Tuesday. Took Saffron Pledges to Gary’s and Jack’s. After school I came home and went swimming for two hours. Went to a Saffron Meeting at Linda Klein’s and put Pledges in a room with a tape … Continue reading

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Trying to stand up on my sister’s Mozelle surfboard in the pool, was a real challange

  October 12, 1964, Monday. Went in our new pool. A lot of kids were mad or surprised when I showed up in school today with my real hair. No more wig! Some actually think I dyed it back blond … Continue reading

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with our new pool, our house became known as Grand Central Station!

  October 11, 1964, Sunday. Went in the pool as soon as I got up. Sandy and Dianne came over, but left to get their bathing suits. I laid in the sun all day. Pearl came over and went swimming. … Continue reading

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I like one of my Best Friends ex-boyfriends, what should I do?

  October 7, 1964, Wednesday. Went crazy and called Jack… World Series starts today. It’s getting better everyday. Kid’s at school are even taking bets to see how long I can last wearing this black wig. People are getting used … Continue reading

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Some competitive Saffrons are happy I’m no longer the cute blond with a long ponytail

  October 4, 1964, Sunday Laid out in the sun, it was 97 degrees. Tried to get my face tan. Sandy Block came by and we took my sister Donna and her friend Teri to the beach with us. Sandy … Continue reading

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It’s officially true…Blonds have more fun!

October 3, 1964, Saturday. Wore a black wig today. Made my sister Donna and her friend Dianne S. wash my car, because they’re Pledges. I wore Dianne’s short, black wig to school today and people couldn’t believe it. I told … Continue reading

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Being asked to do the most humiliating things during Saffrons Hell Week was Tradition

  October 1, 1964, Thursday. The Jaketts tried to be halfway friendly today. We couldn’t pledge the girls, Marilyn Collier, President, said, but we did anyway. Marilyn looked so sloppy today, actually everyday, but, today topped it them all. She … Continue reading

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I fought, kicked and screamed for all the Saffron hopefuls to make it into the club

  September 19, 1964, Tuesday. Decided on our pledges. The girls were all scared about tonight. But, they were extra sweet to us today. After school we went to Woodies for dinner. At the Saffron meeting, all the girls were … Continue reading

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