In Muscatine on Wednesday, November 29, 1950, Dale wrote, “Worked 8 to 4:30. Filled 200 barrels, 3 tank cars & 1 truck today. Nice bright day. Watched TV at night, Joe Louis beat Cesar Brion in 10 rounds. To bed at 10:30.”
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.