In Minneapolis on Wednesday, December 26, 1956, Dale wrote, “High 40°. Nice day. Snow almost gone. Stan bought a nice pair of ice skates 2nd hand, like new.” I drove back to Muscatine the next day for the spring semester at Junior College.
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.