In Muscatine on Tuesday, January 29, 1952, Dale wrote, “Worked 8 - 4:30. 2° below zero this morning. Loaded 6 tank trucks & 4 tank cars today. Stopped at dime store for toothpaste. 5° above at 10:30 P.M. To bed at 11 P.M.”
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.