In Muscatine on Friday, January 25, 1952, Dale wrote, “Worked 8 - 4:30. Filled 3 trucks today. Warmer, 35°. Some rain. Talked to Wing on phone about lost tank truck. Fish for supper. Ringer is sick.” Ringer was our dog.
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.