In Muscatine on Sunday, January 13, 1952, Dale wrote, “Up late & read the Sunday paper. Dalene has red throat. Stan went to Sunday school. Had baked chicken for dinner. Our TV set has something wrong, too much snow.”
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.