In Muscatine on Tuesday, March 6, 1951, Dale wrote, “Worked 8 to 4:30. Temp in P.M. was 66°. Beautiful day. Eubanks had my car washed. Paid Modern Dairy $2.52. Got milk at Pure Dairy. Jim & Martha Smith here at night to watch TV.” The Smiths were neighbors.
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.