In Minneapolis on Monday, May 13, 1957, Dale wrote, “We went downtown after work to look at a bedroom suite for $139. No good. Stopped at a drive-in on the way home for sandwiches.” That bedroom suite would be $1,135 today and might look like this:
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.