In Muscatine on Sunday, July 15, 1951, Dale wrote, “Drove home to Muscatine from Osceola. No trouble, got here at 3:30 P.M. Nice day. Kids & I mowed & raked the yard. Been gone 2 weeks. Watched TV at night & rested.”
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.