In Minneapolis on Friday, October 12, 1956, Dale took Dalene to Macalester College in St. Paul at night to look at the moon and Mars through the college telescope. Above: NASA created this composite picture of Earth and Mars to show their relative sizes.
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.