In Minneapolis on Friday, July 24, 1959, Dale took the afternoon off work and wrote, "High 80° and clear and beautiful. Helen and I drove to the Elk Lake cabin to pick up Dalene and girl friends to bring home. Mowed the back yard.” Above is an Elk Lake cabin.
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.