In Muscatine on Monday, November 5, 1951, Dale wrote, “Worked 8 - 4:30. Cold today. I worked in Receiving Room in the afternoon for Fisher. Got a haircut after work at Grand Hotel. Oyster stew for supper. TV at night.”
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.