In Muscatine on Thursday, February 1, 1951, Dale wrote, “Worked 8 to 4:30. 13° below zero & cold all day. Tried to push-start Lofgren’s car at noon. Lofgren & King on leave in the afternoon. Paid $19 to Montgomery Ward. TV at night.”
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.