In Minneapolis on Saturday, November 17, 1956, Dale wrote, “Cat woke us up at 7 a.m. I got breakfast. Got some salted sand for sidewalks. Watched Minnesota beat Michigan State 14-13. Iowa 6, Ohio 0. Iowa goes to the Rose Bowl. Nice day.”
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.