On Sunday, April 6, 1952, Dale’s mother Jettie called in the morning to say she was coming by train to visit. Dale and Dalene drove to the Burlington train station to pick her up that afternoon and bring her to Muscatine.
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.