In Muscatine on Monday, October 23, 1950, Dale wrote, “Worked 8 to 4:30. Took the refrigerator motor to the plant & got it fixed for $1.07 (new starter). Works fine now. Bought Dalene a rubber ball. I went to Bushery’s at night to watch television.”
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.