In Muscatine on Thursday, February 22, 1951, Dale wrote, “Worked 8 to 4:30. Holiday pay. Kids didn’t go to school. Stan went to a show in the afternoon. We had fried chicken for supper. Watched TV at night.” Happy birthday, George Washington!.
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.