In Muscatine on Friday, November 23, 1951, Dale wrote, “Non-work day. Up late. Cold today. Stanley was in the Christmas parade in the afternoon. Turkey again today. $3.65 at Grimm’s for prescription. TV at night. Getting colder 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.