In Muscatine on Tuesday, January 2, 1951, Dale wrote, “Worked 7 to 3:30. Very icy on streets. I was 10 minutes late to work. No school on account of ice on roads. Had meat loaf for supper. Kids went to a show in afternoon. TV at night.”
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.