Todays my birthday I got bloomers, blue, and this diary. Saturday I got my first bra. I was double promoted from 7th grade to 8th grade. I got promoted half a grade and went to summer school in 1962 made up half a grade again. Lynn L. is in my class. Vaughn G. is now have a grade behind me. I like him. Kenny L. now is a whole grade behind me. I like him too. I’m 12 today. I got $10 from Aunt Helen and Uncle Wally. I reading the 1963 almanac p. 16.