In Minneapolis on Tuesday, January 3, 1961, Dale wrote, "10° below zero. Letter from Mother, she is moving back into her house in town soon. Took Mrs. Magnuson to the grocery store and drug store.” Mrs. Magnuson was a neighbor.
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.