In Muscatine on Monday, January 29, 1951, Dale wrote, “Worked 8 to 12 & took 4 hours off. 14° below this morning. I pushed Chasteen & Fisher to get their cars started. WOC-TV flickers & flashes on our set tonight.”
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.