In Muscatine on Tuesday, January 8, 1952, Dale wrote, “Worked 8 to 4:30. Durkin called for report on Mead. I got a haircut. Went to store after work. Paid $2 to Grimm’s Drug for medicine. I got most of supper; pancakes & bacon & eggs.”
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.