In Muscatine on Thursday, May 10, 1951, Dale wrote, “Worked 8 to 4:30. Rain all day & cool. Got new master brake cylinder, emergency brake fixed, transmission grease changed. Changed oil yesterday. Letter from Mother. TV at night.”
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.