On Sunday, February 12, 1950, Dale and Dalene drove to the Burlington train station, picked up Dale’s sister Marie Kimmel, and brought her back to Muscatine to stay while Helen had minor surgery. The route, above, was about 50 miles.
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.