In Muscatine on Saturday, October 13, 1951, Dale wrote, “Helen & I washed in the morning. Changed the oil & greased the car in afternoon. Kids went to a show in the afternoon. Dalene & I went to the library before supper. TV at night. Beautiful day, & warm.”
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.