In Muscatine on Wednesday, May 9, 1951, Dale wrote, “Worked 8 to 4:30. Arth back to work today. Got a deck of cards at Standard Oil station. Rainy day. Jack & I packed our front wheels. Talked to Wing over the phone.”
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.