1931; Formatting

Posted by Joel Heck on Sunday, November 9, 2014
This document is now over 445,000 words long, almost 9,000 more than the previous posting. Almost all of that addition is from the year 1931, the year of Jack's conversion to Christianity, and ending with the last day of November. This is largely the result of more information from Warren's diaries, which includes a fair amount about Jack, since Warren was home during much of this time. The new information from 1931 contains a few minor valuable insights, but nothing earth-shaking. Perhaps the bigger issue is a change in formatting to put a bit more white space in the document. Because of the single-spacing the document has read heavily, so I have put a double space between months in most cases, except for those years where there is only one or two entries per month and not all months have entries. I have also started each year with the phrase "The Year 19xx." That makes it a bit easier to search. Also nearly every month has its own heading, "January 1931," "February 1931," etc. for easier searching. Some day this database will have a half-million words and a thousand pages. We are well on the way to those numbers (not that quantity guarantees quality).


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