In Muscatine on Friday, December 7, 1951, Dale wrote, “Worked 8 - 4:30. Lofgren has a back ache, Bushery worked for him from 11 to 7. Two tank cars today, pretty quiet at plant. Warm & windy. TV at night until 10:45.”
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.