On Saturday, March 20, 1954, Muscatine High School beat Des Moines Roosevelt High School, 67-53, to win the Iowa boy's basketball state championship. This was an exhilarating event for those of us in high school at the time!
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.