In Washington, DC, on Monday, April 19, 1937, Dale wrote, “Got a telephone today. Our number is GReenwood-1968.” This would have been at their house in Hyattsville, Maryland. Below: a typical rotary dial phone in 1937.
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.