In Muscatine on Saturday, March 3, 1951, Dale wrote, “Worked 8 to 12:30. Lofgren sick so King worked 3 to 11. Helen & I were married 19 years ago tonight. Ruth called to inquire about Stan.” Helen’s brother Louie Schaffer was married to Ruth Cherington.
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.