In Muscatine on Sunday, July 22, 1951, Dale wrote, “Slept till 10:30. Rain in the night. Had Dr. Swayze here for Dalene’s throat again. He looked in my eyes & ears. Stan went to a show in the afternoon. TV at night.”
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.