In Muscatine on Monday, March 5, 1951, Dale wrote, “Worked 8 - 4:30. Lofgren still sick? Dalene wrote a letter to Ruth. Took Stanley & Dalene downtown in the evening. Warm, 50°. TV at night, at home.” Helen’s brother Louie Schaffer’s wife was Ruth.
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.