In Muscatine on Sunday, April 8, 1951, Dale wrote, “Up at 9:30. Didn’t go out of the house all day. Sunshine, rain, hail, & warm. Kids went to a show in the afternoon. Watched TV all afternoon & evening.”
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.