In Minneapolis on Wednesday, August 7, 1957, Dale wrote, “Cashed my pay check and drove to Johnston Meat Market and bought meat, 10 miles north of Columbia Heights. High today was 88° with strong southerly winds.”
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.