On Thursday, June 5, 1952, Dale wrote, “Drove from Ames to Osceola in the afternoon. Supper in Indianola. TV at Casey’s. Stayed all night at Mother’s. Hot today.” They had visited Gene and Lela Yates in Ames. Lela Yates and Wilma Casey were Helen’s sisters.
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.