In Muscatine on Wednesday, December 27, 1950, Dale wrote, “Worked 8 to 4:30. Got the fuel pump fixed $1.73. Ate supper at Bushery’s. Watched TV at night including boxing. 12° above tonight. Got a letter from 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.