In Minneapolis on Thursday, January 19, 1956, Dale wrote, “Stan and I went car hunting at night in below zero weather. Found a 1949 Ford 4 door at Midway Ford in St. Paul.” We went back the next day and bought it for me. It looked like the above.
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.