In Muscatine on Monday, February 19, 1951, Dale wrote, “Worked 7 to 3:30. The still was down all day. Foggy in the morning, clear in the afternoon. Bought Helen a new nightgown & housecoat, Dalene a dress, at used clothing shop. 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.