On Friday, November 10, 1950, Dale wrote, “Cashed my check & paid bills. Helen ironed. I drove back to Osceola in the afternoon. I did Dad’s chores & washed dishes. Watched Osceola beat Lamoni 26-7. Sat in Will Swan’s car most of the game. Called Helen.”
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.