In Muscatine on Thursday, February 8, 1951, Dale wrote, “Worked 8 to 4:30. Cold today, 6° above at 10:30 P.M. Helen got her hair cut. Took Helen to library at night. Kings got a TV.” Above: the old Muscatine library.
Hello - I am Stanley Gardner, the only grandson of Jettie Short (above, feeding her farm chickens in 1946) and Williams Gardner. They also had six grand-daughters. This blog is a series of date-related excerpts from Dad's diaries, with selected photos or other visual aids.