In Muscatine on Monday, November 16, 1953, Dale wrote, “Worked 8 to 4:30. Bright and warm, in the 60s. Brought a cat (‘Dusty’) home from the plant.” He was a stray and looked like the cat above. We kept Dusty for many years.
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.