In Minneapolis on Monday, April 10, 1967, Dale wrote, "Harley operated on in Iowa City. Gallstone large as a peach pit, and cyst drained to his stomach. Took four hours. Wilma called to tell us.” Harley and Wilma were siblings of Helen.
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.