When Uncle Everett came to visit a little while after Woodrow had move in with his grandparents, they talked a little, shared some small talk. When Uncle Everett left Woodrow saw a blonde woman in his car. This made Woodrow sad because he realized that his dad was chaeting on his mom since she disappeared.
Gypsy cuts her hair
Porter took Gypsy and Woodrow to a picture show and when they got there they started to watch one of the shows. A scene came up where a woman was about to peer in a window and Gypsy started screaming, "DONT LOOK IN THERE, DONT DO IT" This shocked Porter and when Woodrow touched her she was burning up. They found out that Gypsy had measles
Gypsy gets her hair cleaned up
Woodrow, Gypsy, and their friends gathered around a campfire to hang out. They had some hotdogs and talked for a while. Everybody agreed since there was only one stump that they would all sit on the ground but Buzz took the stump anyways. The stump had chiggers on it and he had chiggers for the summer
Buzz just explained the suicide of Amos Leemaster, Gypsy's father, at school on the first day. Gypsy ran home filled with emotions. She locked herself in her room and let her emotions flow. She cut her hair since her dad always called her his beauty. She didn't want to be his beauty anymore, her dad left hem by killing himself. She was done with being called a beauty by anyone.
After Gypsy cut her hair in spite of getting reminded of her dads death, Porter takes Gypsy to the barber to get her hair cleaned up. Clint and Gypsy came up with a great name for her haircut. The "Dixie Pixie"