In Minneapolis on Tuesday, August 26, 1958, Dale wrote, “Beautiful day, high 76°. Clear as a bell. I wrote Aunt Ina and Jack Hook a letter. He is in the hospital.” Ina was Jettie’s sister, married to Jack Hook. Here they are, many years earlier:
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.