In Minneapolis on Monday, November 20, 1961, Dale wrote, "Had fried chicken for supper. Dalene bowled a 193 game. I watched the Minnesota-Purdue football game on late TV. High 35°.” Minnesota won that game, 10 - 7.
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.