In Muscatine on Saturday, February 3, 1951, Dale wrote, “Worked 12:30 to 4:30 so Lofgren & Owens could take off annual leave. Called Montgomery Ward about TV & refrigerator. Turned refrigerator on at night & it runs OK. Warmer today; 35°. Letter from Mother.”
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.