In Muscatine on Sunday, February 11, 1951, Dale wrote, “Warm day. 55° at 5 P.M. What a relief. Kids went to a show in the afternoon. Had fried chicken for supper. Watched TV at night. Good picture, good programs.”
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.