In Muscatine on Tuesday, May 22, 1951, Dale wrote, “Worked 8 to 4:30. Cool & showers. Had to push Hayes’ government Ford to start it. Bushery sprained his ankle getting off a truck. Took Helen to the library after work.”
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.