Near Osceola on Friday, January 3, 1936, Dale and Helen went to their neighbor Peagues farm to listen to President Roosevelt’s message to Congress. I think the folks did not own a radio. Above: a farm family listening to the radio in the 1930s.
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.