In Muscatine on Saturday, December 15, 1951, Dale wrote, “Up at 9 A.M. Mead called me down to the plant to see his letter regarding changes by Durkin. Took kids to a show in the afternoon. Stan & I & Bushery went to a midnight show. 12° below zero.”
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.