In Muscatine on Saturday, February 16, 1952, Dale wrote, “Worked 8 - 4:30. Traded non-work days with Owens. Loaded 9 trucks. Helen took Stan in taxi to Dr. Emerson for his ear. Dalene stayed home alone. TV at night. I have a head cold.”
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.