In Muscatine on Monday, June 8, 1953, Dale wrote, “Helen, Dalene and I went to the plant at night to look up retirement records.” But it would be 15 more years before he retired. Below: Helen and Dale in 1953.
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.