In Muscatine on Friday, June 1, 1951, Dale wrote, “Worked 8 to 4:30. Hot & humid today. Helen catching cold too. Jack & I worked on monthly reports. Fried chicken for supper. Dalene washed the dishes & kids went to bed at 9:45.”
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.