In Minneapolis on Tuesday, March 5, 1957, Dale wrote, “Helen called Lela. Margie called Helen. Wilma to be operated on this Thursday. Watched a late movie. Dalene has a high fever.” Lela and Wilma were Helen’s sisters, Margie was Helen’s niece.
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.