In Muscatine on Wednesday, January 25, 1950, Dale wrote, “Worked 7:30 to 4. Wrote report on samples for Radke. Played Canasta with Fisher & Arms. Stayed home at night & read ‘Lonesome Valley.’ To bed at 12 midnight; zero at midnight.”
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.