In Minneapolis on Sunday, August 4, 1957, Dale wrote, “Beautiful day. High 69°. I painted the outside of the basement and one side of the garage today. Looks better.” Dad loved to paint, and his coveralls were always spattered all over.
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.