“After I cleaned the house, I went and picked cotton.”
TGIF! Housecleaning, followed by agricultural labor.
North of where Bernice lives, many rural people are suffering from the health effects of severe dust storms.
The Kansas State Board of Health is printing this report on October 4th, 1935:
Images from the Dust Bowl are awesome and horrifying. Bernice is probably feeling lucky to live in humid and fertile East Texas: