In Muscatine on Friday, August 31, 1951, Dale wrote, “Worked 8 - 4:30. Hot in morning but cooled off by 5 P.M. Kopp brought real estate man here to see house. Took ironing to Mrs. Duncan. Helen got supper. TV in evening & to bed at 10.”
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.