Dorothy is boy crazy, the old Buick is terminally ill (David is researching a junkyard Essex).
Marjorie gets to play "Stink Base" at Sargent School. Coach Google tells me that this was an Ozark-specific variant of freeze tag, where those tagged frozen had to run to the aforementioned "stink base" and stay there until tagged free by their team-mates.
A tiny sample of 1930's anti-Semitism is quickly walked back; problem bosses come in all ethnicities.
|"Emma" and "Em" are Emma Potter Parker back in Corry|
"Draughon's" is the business school which is owed much money.
"Dora" is George's sister in E. St. Louis, IL, now at a new address.