In Muscatine on Sunday, May 27, 1951, Dale wrote, “Cool today. Fire in furnace all day. Had fried chicken for dinner. Took thermostats out of radiator hoses. Inspected water pump. TV at night, at home.”
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.