In Minneapolis on Saturday, August 10, 1957, Dale wrote, “Mowed the lawn. Dalene went swimming and wore herself out. Helen and I washed after supper and hung the clothes outdoors. High was 85°.” Below: a 1957 ad for clothesline rope.
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.