This little old house was built in 1965 , it only has three little bedrooms ,one bath, kitchen and a living room. For many years an elderly lady lived in it. Miss Dot was looked out for by all her neighbors from her car to her groceries. We all enjoyed her stories and spunky ways,neighbors got to know each other better for meeting up together at Miss Dot’s .. but Miss Dot made some unwise choices in life causing some family issues . When Miss Dot passed away ,the family then came and totally destroyed the inside of the house looking for who knows what as Miss Dot was as poor as a church mouse.
The house has sat there in this state for several years… as it is just across the road ,we so hated to see this little house growing up in weeds. We offered to buy the place from the owners but there was an issue with title paper work as it had been part of an estate belonging to an aunt. To make a long story short ,the owners came to us saying that the title was clear ,do we still wish to buy! You know it!!! The perfect place for our daughter who wants to go out on her own.
Sooooo… here is what LouAnn and I have been doing… from this to….
Kitchen needs much cleaning ,painting and new cabinets….but trash is out.
Living room…. from this to ….
Still have two more rooms of trash to go…
And many hrs of cleaning, painting and other repairs,but the little house will be loved again!
It will be good to see lights in the windows at night , instead of weeds growing up .
I did fine Miss Dots old autograph book, the first entry was made in 1948 of Sept.,13 . Here’s how it reads
My last name is Altman
Fort Pierce is my station
I go to school to cut the fool and that’s my education.
Phone no… 977-R4
A few more..
When you get married and have twins don’t come to me for safety pins
When you get married and all out of shape,remember that corsets only cost $1.98
When night draws the curtain and pins them with a star,remember me where ever you are.
When you get old and cannot see,put on your spects and think of me.
There were a lot of roses are red…
And last …police,police,watch your duty for here comes Dorothy the AMERICAN BEAUTY.. ha,ha!😀
Have a great week!