Historical Fiction Project
Book: The graet depression diary of minnie swift
The Swift family is used to the cold, but they are making arrangements to getting heat. Minnie and her sister Lady move into her brother Ozzie's room so they dont spend so much money on heat. They would save $6 and they need every single penny, due to The Great Depression.
Welcome to the family Willie!
The Swift family have a new member of the family. Her name is Willie Faye and she is an orphan.
What will I do now?
Minnie's father's work shut down, the bank, because there was no money to give to the bank due to The Great Depression. He didn't come down from his room ever since.
Minnie's father went to go look for a dress for his wife, but it was too expensive. The dress was $12.oo. He did not have enough.
Minnie's father was writing an article all along ever since he lost his job. He has been in his room writing the article. Once he handed it in, they got hundreds of dollars.
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