In Muscatine on Tuesday, October 2, 1951, Dale wrote, “4 hours annual leave in the afternoon to watch Giants versus Dodgers, 0-10. Stanley sold some music tickets. Rain in the evening.” The Brooklyn Dodgers were winners that day.
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.